Robbins, Richard (H.)

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ROBBINS, Richard (H.)

ROBBINS, Richard (H.). American, b. 1922. Genres: Sociology. Career: Group social worker, NYC, 1939-40; immigration specialist, NYC, 1950; Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, visiting assistant professor of sociology, 1953-54; Wellesley College, MA, instructor in anthropology and sociology, 1954-58; Wheaton College, Norton, MA, assistant professor to professor of sociology, 1958-67, Cole Professor of Sociology, 1966-67; University of Massachusetts at Boston, professor of sociology, 1967-90, chair, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, 1967-71, professor of American studies, 1979-90, professor emeritus, 1990-. Lecturer and visiting professor at colleges worldwide. Publications: (with D.R. Taft) International Migrations, 1955; Desegregation and Negro Colleges in the South, 1966; (ed. with W. Powell, and contrib.) Conflict and Consensus: Essays in Honor of Lewis Coser, 1984; Sidelines Activist: Charles S. Johnson and the Struggle for Civil Rights, 1996. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to academic journals and popular magazines. Address: 91 Lakeview St, Sharon, MA 02067, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]