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The University of Iowa in the twentieth century

an institutional history

by Stow Persons

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Published by University of Iowa Press in Iowa City .
Written in English

  • University of Iowa -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-334) and index.

    Statementby Stow Persons.
    LC ClassificationsLD2568 .P47 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 341 p. :
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1858259M
    ISBN 100877452822
    LC Control Number90010771

    Chronology for Nineteenth-Century Britain Census recorded 12 million people in the British Isles, a figure which would rise to nearly 32 million by and 42 million by About % of the adult population could vote. London, the largest city in Europe, had a population of 1 million in and more than 3 million in passage of the Corn Laws. Barnstorming the Prairies offers a panoramic vista of the transformative nature and power of the aerial vision that remade the Midwest in the wake of the airplane. Jason Weems explores how the cognitive and perceptual practices of aerial vision helped to resymbolize the Midwestern landscape amid the technological change and social uncertainty of the early twentieth century.

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His continuing interest in Midwestern radical and labor reform traditions is reflected in his book Solidarity and Survival: An Oral History of Iowa Labor in the Twentieth Century () and in the collection of essays he edited with Marvin Bergman, Unionizing the Jungles: Labor and Community in the Twentieth-Century Meatpacking Industry.

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He received a BA from Lawrence University and both MA and PhD degrees in classical studies from the University of Michigan. He has been at Iowa since He has recently. My current book project is entitled Brown and Blue: Mexican Americans, Law Enforcement, and Civil Rights.

This book explores the history of the Mexican American community and its relationship with police agencies in the Southwest from the 19th century to the early 21st century. A professor in the Department of Spanish & Portuguese at the University of Iowa, Adriana Méndez Rodenas specializes in nineteenth and twentieth century Latin American literature.

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Gelfand and Dennis Deslippe. Iowa City, IA: Center for the Study of the Recent History of the United Statesat 23, 40 pages. Joni L. Kinsey received her Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis in and joined the faculty of the University of Iowa in She teaches a variety of classes, ranging from surveys of visual culture in the United States to thematic courses on American landscape painting, American print culture, art of the American National Parks, art and regional perspectives on.

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