Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

The better New York

Creator/Contributor:
Tolman, William Howe, 1861-, creator
Hemstreet, Charles, 1866-
Strong, Josiah, 1847-1916
American Institute of Social Service
Creation Date:
1904
Place Of Origin:
New York (State)
New York
Publisher:
Baker and Taylor Co.
Description:
"The creator of the famous "Obedience Experiments," carried out at Yale in the 1960s, and originator of the "six degrees of separation" concept, Stanley Milgram was one of the most innovative scientists of our time. In this biography - the first in-depth portrait of Milgram - Thomas Blass captures the colorful personality and pioneering work of a man who profoundly altered the way we think about human nature."--Jacket.
Extent:
xiv, 320 p. : ill., map ; 18 cm.
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
The neighborhood with no name -- Making the grade at Harvard -- Norway and France -- From the "Princetitute" to Yale -- Obedience : the experience -- Obedience : the experiment -- Aftershocks -- Return to academic Eden -- City psychology -- Center stage -- Vexations, cyranoids, and the declining years -- Milgram's legacy.
Subjects:
Immigrants--Services for--New York (State)--New York
Human services--New York (State)--New York
Learned institutions and societies--New York (State)--New York
New York (N.Y.)--Social conditions
Notes:
Includes index.
Electronic reproduction. Mountain View, Calif. : Google Book Search Library Project, 2008.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2005. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Emigration and immigration).
Attribution:
by Wm. H. Tolman, Director, American Institute of Social Service, and Charles Hemstreet ; afterword by Josiah Strong.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
HV99.N59 T6
Repository:
Frances L. Loeb Library, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990035104980203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990035104980203941/catalog