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"Instruments of national purpose". World War II and Southern higher education: Four Texas universities as a case study
This dissertation considers the significance of the relationship between the federal government and U.S. higher education during World War II and the immediate postwar years, using four Texas universities (the University ...
"At a most uncomfortable speed": The desegregation of the South's private universities, 1945--1964
This dissertation traces the debate about desegregation on the campuses of five elite private universities in the South from the end of World War II to the early 1960s. The presidents of Duke, Emory, Rice, Tulane, and ...