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White, Graham J.

Works: 15 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 4,714 library holdings
Genres: History  Music  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E443, 973.0496073
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Publications about Graham J White
Publications by Graham J White
Most widely held works by Graham J White
The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech by Shane White( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
Includes compact disc (cd) of historic recordings
Stylin' : African American expressive culture from its beginnings to the zoot suit by Shane White( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
An exploration of African-American style from its African origins to the 1940s, looking at the ways in which African-American men and women have expressed themselves through clothing, hairstyles, gestures, dance, and other forms of bodily display
FDR and the press by Graham J White( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Franklin D. Roosevelt's tempestuous, adversary relationship with the American press is celebrated in the literature of his administrations. Historians have documented the skill and virtuosity that he displayed in his handling and exploitation of the press. Graham J. White discovers the well of Roosevelt's excessive ardor: an intractable political philosophy that pitted him against a fierce (though imaginary) enemy, the written press. White challenges and disproves Roosevelt's contention that the press was unusually severe and slanted in its treatment of the Roosevelt years. His original work traces FDR's hostile assessment of the press to his own political philosophy: an ideology that ordained him a champion of the people, whose task it was to preserve American democracy against the recurring attempt by Hamiltonian minorities (newspaper publishers and captive reporters) to wrest control of their destiny from the masses. White recounts Roosevelt's initial victory over the press corps, and the effect his wily manipulations had on press coverage of his administrations and on his own public image. He believes Roosevelt's denunciation of the press was less an accurate description of the press's behavior towards his administrations than a product of his own preconceptions about the nature of the Presidency. White concludes that Roosevelt's plan was to disarm those he saw as the foes of democracy by accusing them of unfairly maligning him.--Publisher description
Harold Ickes of the New Deal : his private life and public career by Graham J White( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Biographical note: WhiteGraham: Graham Whiteis Professor of History at the University of Sydney.MazeJohn: John Maze is Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Sydney
Henry A. Wallace : his search for a new world order by Graham J White( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Henry A. Wallace (1888-1965) remains one of the most puzzling figures of twentieth-century American politics. While serving as secretary of agriculture during the Great Depression, vice president from 1941 to 1945, and an advocate for accommodation with the Soviet Union as the Progressive Party's candidate for president in 1948, Wallace continued a spiritual odyssey that shaped his quest for world peace. In this interpretive biography, Graham White and John Maze explore Wallace's political career, his enigmatic personality, and the origins and development of his social, political, and religious thought, including his mystical beliefs. According to White and Maze, an eclectic spiritualism and its attendant social attitudes were central to Wallace's political goals and the course of his public life. In particular, the authors explore the central conflict between Wallace's empirical scientific thought, invaluable especially in his administration of the Department of Agriculture, and his fascination with mystical beliefs and theosophical doctrines concerning reincarnation and the perfectibility of human-kind through the workings of unseen spiritual forces. These contradictory world views influenced Wallace's political agenda as he worked for the elimination of inequity and greed through free trade, shared technological development, and international economic cooperation. Drawing extensively on Wallace's personal papers, his political diary, and his 5,000-page memoir, this study sheds new light not only on Wallace himself, but also on the Roosevelt administration in which he served and on the course of the cold war
Understanding socialisation ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
America, from new world to world power by Graham J White( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
In business by Graham White( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Zambia's plan at work, 1966-1970 by Zambia( Book )
in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Increasing flexibility in relative labour costs as a means of reducing unemployment : do the theoretical foundations exist by Graham J White( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Macroeconomics and the choice of technique : long-period coherence and the Keynes effect by Graham J White( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the American press by Graham J White( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Revised plan for North Nyamphande settlement scheme, Petauke District, Eastern Province by Graham J White( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the New Deal by Graham J White( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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White, Graham
White, Graham 1936-
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