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Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, which are edgeworn and dust soiled. Burlingame's report is well written and entertaining. He skillfully summarizes the contributions of each of the participants in the colloquium and knits them together with the intercourse that endued. Participants included Dean Landis, Professor Brinton, Professor Friedrich, Professor Slichter, Dean Williams, etc. The author William Roger Burlingame (1889-1967) graduated from Harvard University in 1913. After serving with the American Expeditionary Force in France during World War I, he returned to America worked for the publisher Charles Scribner's Sons. In 1926 he began a career as a free-lance writer augmented by teaching at Barnard and M.I.T. Burlingame was a prolific writer, particularly on the historical impact of industry and technology on American society. Reprinted from the Harvard Alumni Bulletin of May 26 and June 2, 1939.
Title: Social Science and the Future of Democracy Report of a Colloquium held at the Harvard Club of New York City on March 23, 1939
Publisher: New York, Harvard Alumni Bulletin: 1939
Book Condition: Very Good-
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