Fendrich, James Max

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FENDRICH, James Max. American, b. 1938. Genres: Sociology. Career: Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, assistant professor, 1965-68, associate professor, 1968-74, professor, 1974-94. Former consultant, President's Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders; worked for U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, Veterans Administration, U.S. Army Behavioral and Social Science, and Sociological Resources for Secondary Schools. President and director, Committee on Political Education (C.O.P.E.); member, Big Bend Labor Council and Florida AFL-CIO. Publications: (with L.M. Killian and C.U. Smith) Leadership in American Society: A Case Study of Black Leadership, 1969; Ideal Citizens: The Legacy of the Civil Rights Movement, 1993. Address: Department of Sociology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, U.S.A.