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By Raymond Arsenault,Orville Vernon Burton

Dixie Redux: Essays in Honor of Sheldon Hackney brings jointly essays by way of a number of the nation's such a lot exotic Southern historians. every one contributor has a private in addition to expert connection to Sheldon Hackney, a individual pupil in his personal correct who served as Provost of Princeton college, president of Tulane college and the college of Pennsylvania, and the chairman of the nationwide Endowment for the Humanities.

In numerous roles - instructor, mentor, colleague, administrator, author, and good friend - Sheldon Hackney was once a resource of knowledge, empowerment, and clever assistance in the course of greater than 4 many years of ancient and academic fulfillment. His existence, either in and out the academy, all in favour of concerns heavily with regards to civil rights, social justice, and the vagaries of race, type, nearby tradition, and nationwide id. each one essay during this quantity touches upon a number of of those very important matters - issues that lively Hackney's scholarly life.

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