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The Resource Black philosopher, white academy : the career of William Fontaine, Bruce Kuklick

Black philosopher, white academy : the career of William Fontaine, Bruce Kuklick

Label
Black philosopher, white academy : the career of William Fontaine
Title
Black philosopher, white academy
Title remainder
the career of William Fontaine
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Kuklick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At a time when almost all African American college students attended black colleges, philosopher William Fontaine was the only black member of the Penn faculty. Bruce Kuklick sheds light on Fontaine's career as a black scholar as well as on the discipline of philosophy and academic life at mid-century
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuklick, Bruce
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBL-Schweitzer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fontaine, William
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Fontaine, William
  • African American educators
  • Philosophy teachers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • African American educators
  • Philosophy teachers
  • United States
Label
Black philosopher, white academy : the career of William Fontaine, Bruce Kuklick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-159) and index
  • "Bibliography of the writings of William Fontaine": pages 161-163
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A cultured education -- A student of philosophy -- Ambition constrained -- The sociology of knowledge -- Social change and World War II -- The ambiguity of success -- Social philosophy and civil rights -- Conservative pan-Africanism -- White racism and black power
Control code
ocn759158161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 171 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812205411
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812205411
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35g7z9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158161
Label
Black philosopher, white academy : the career of William Fontaine, Bruce Kuklick
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-159) and index
  • "Bibliography of the writings of William Fontaine": pages 161-163
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A cultured education -- A student of philosophy -- Ambition constrained -- The sociology of knowledge -- Social change and World War II -- The ambiguity of success -- Social philosophy and civil rights -- Conservative pan-Africanism -- White racism and black power
Control code
ocn759158161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 171 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812205411
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812205411
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35g7z9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759158161

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