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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Leon Fink  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born:


-- Leon Fink on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=leon+fink


Illinois Connection

Leon Fink is Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

In search of the working class :
ISBN: 0252063686. OCLC Number: 28585167

University of Illinois Press,. .

Intellectuals and public life :
ISBN: 0801427940. OCLC Number: 32970412

Cornell University Press,. .

Combining history with social theory, this book offers a bold reassessment of the role of radical intellectuals in public life. It explores the potential impact of intellectuals working for social and political change and is important for everyone concerned with such contemporary issues as the future of higher education, the transformation of the public intellectual in Western and non-Western societies, the collapse of socialism, and the paralysis of liberalism.

Major problems in the Gilded Age and the Progressive Era :
ISBN: 9781285433424. OCLC Number: 883187549

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Major problems in the gilded age and the progressive era :
ISBN: 0618042555. OCLC Number: 45624583

Houghton Mifflin,. .

Progressive intellectuals and the dilemmas of democratic commitment /
ISBN: 0674661605. OCLC Number: 37220691

Harvard University Press,. .

The Maya of Morganton :
ISBN: 0807854476. OCLC Number: 53932249

University of North Carolina Press,. .

The arrival of several hundred Guatemalan-born workers in a Morganton, North Carolina poultry plant sets the stage for this story of human struggle in an age of globalization. The author follows what happened when concerns about fairness and safety sparked a strike and an unlikely coalition.

Upheaval in the quiet zone :
ISBN: 0252060474. OCLC Number: 18322893

University of Illinois Press,. .

Workingmen's democracy :
ISBN: 0252009991. OCLC Number: 8410252

University of Illinois Press,. .