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Lynd, Robert Staughton 1892-1970

Overview
Works: 119 works in 464 publications in 3 languages and 8,778 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Drama  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Academic theses  Nonfiction television programs  Television mini-series  Documentary television programs  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: HN57, 309.173
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Middletown in transition : a study in cultural conflicts by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

64 editions published between 1937 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the changes brought about by the prosperity of the late 1920s and the subsequent Depression in 1935 community
Knowledge for what? The place of social science in American culture by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

106 editions published between 1848 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An urgent statement of the obligations of science to provide the knowledge necessary to help society deal with its problems
Middletown : a study in American culture by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

63 editions published between 1929 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The pioneer study in depth, now classic, of the day-by-day life of a typical, mid-continent American urban community at the quarter-century mark. In his Foreword, Clark Wissler calls it "a pioneer attempt to deal with a sample American community after the manner of social anthropology... a contribution to history of the kind that is coming more and more into demand, a cross-section of the activities of a community to-day as projected from the background of yesterday."-- Back cover
Middletown : a study in contemporary American culture by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

30 editions published between 1929 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middletown( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the studies of Robert and Helen Lynd in 1929 and 1935, this classic six-part series by Academy Award and Emmy winner Peter Davis explores both the continuity and the change embodied in the people and institutions of one Midwestern community: Muncie, Indiana. Includes a bonus 16-page booklet with new essays be Peter Davis and research consultant, Professor Joseph Trimmer
Middletown a study in american culture by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

14 editions published between 1928 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the daily routine of the Snider family, as their lives revolve around the family-operated business. Focuses on the father's attempt to stay in business, with reactions and opinions from the family
Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Muncie Central and Anderson High prepare to meet for the annual basketball game, a game charged with the spirit of long-established rivalry, this film examines what this competition, and the sport itself, means to the community, the coaches, and most of all to the players themselves
The story of sprawl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of historic films, ranging from 1939 until 1965, gives a unique look at the forces that created urban sprawl. Each film has an optional commentary track. An introduction gives an overview of the films
Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on a mayoral race in Muncie, Indiana, this film follows closely the personalities, strategies, and pressures of an American political contest. In particular, it examines the sharply contrasting styles and backgrounds of the Democratic and Republican candidates
Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple plan a second marriage for each other and air their attitudes toward marriage, money, children and social problems
Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of Muncie, Indiana seniors through their final year at Southside High School. Provides a participant/observer perspective on the lives of the teenagers, both in school and out of school
Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how faith works in the lives of a small fundamentalist group who desire to maintain a daily intimacy with God
Rank and file: personal histories by working-class organizers by Alice Lynd( )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The strength of this book ... encompasses a broad view of history from the bottom up and deals not only with biographical background of the nonelite in labor but with insights into black, immigrant, and grassroots working-class history as well."--ChoiceOriginally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Family business by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a six part series about the continuity and change embodied in the people and institutions of one midwestern American community: Muncie, Indiana. A look at the daily routine of the Snider family, as their lives revolve around the family operated business. The focus is on the father's attempt to stay in business, with reactions and opinions from the family
Community of praise( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a six part series about the continuity and change embodied in the people and institutions of one Midwestern community: Muncie, Indiana. Examines how faith works in the lives of a small fundamentalist group who desire to maintain a daily intimacy with God
Second time around by Frank Sinatra( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a six part series about the continuity and change embodied in the people and institutions of one midwestern American community: Muncie, Indiana. A couple plan a second marriage for each other and air their attitudes toward marriage, money, children and social problems
The campaign( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a six part series about the continuity and change embodied in the people and institutions of one midwestern American community: Muncie, Indiana. This part focuses on Muncie's mayoral race, showing the personalities, strategies, and pressures involved in an American political contest. The portrayal highlights the contrasting styles and backgrounds of the Democratic and Republican candidates. Follows two candidates, Jim Carey and Alan Wilson, in a Muncie, Indiana mayoral race
Seventeen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the studies of Robert and Helen Lynd in 1929 and 1935, this series explores both the continuity and the change embodied in the people and institutions of Muncie, Indiana. In their final year at Muncie's Southside High School, a group of seniors hurtle toward maturity with a combination of joy, despair, and an aggravated sense of urgency. They are also learning a great deal, both in and out of school, that is often quite different from what school officials think they are teaching."--Container
Medical care in Middletown by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Lynd, Robert 1892-1970

Lynd, Robert S.

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