Temple University: 125 Years of Service to Philadelphia, the Nation, and the World

Temple University: 125 Years of Service to Philadelphia, the Nation, and the World

By: James W. Hilty (author), Ann Weaver Hart (foreword_author)Hardback

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A celebration of Temple University's 125th anniversary

About Author

James W. Hilty, Professor of History and Dean of Temple's Ambler campus, has written extensively about American politics, including Robert Kennedy: Brother Protector (Temple). He has provided political commentaries for various publications, including the Philadelphia Inquirer and served as historical consultant to various news media, including C-SPAN, NBC News, NPR, and others. A Temple faculty member since 1970, Hilty also wrote the introduction to Marvin Wachman's The Education of a University President (Temple).

Contents

Foreword by President Ann Weaver Hart One The Man, the Speech, the "Temple Idea"; Two Growing Pains, 1907-1928; Three Depression and War, 1929-1945; Four Middle Passage, 1945-1965; Five Vehicle for Social Change, 1965-1980; Six Temple's Ambassadors; Seven Multiversity & Globalversity, 1980-2008; Eight From Sidewalk Campus to Urban Village; Nine Access to Excellence Acknowledgments; Note on Sources; Chronology; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781439900192
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781439900192
  • ISBN10: 1439900191

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