Contributor biographical information for Beyond Garrison : antislavery and social reform / Bruce Laurie.
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Bruce Laurie was born in Linden, NJ, and received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in 1971. He did post-doctoral work at the University of Pennsylvania, and has held teaching positions at Mount Holyoke College and the University of Warwick. Professor Laurie has been honored with fellowships from the Carnegie Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Antiquarian Society. He has travelled to Western Europe, West Africa, the Caribbean, and Mexico. A member of the Organization of American Historians and the American Historical Asociation, his articles and reviews have appeared in numerous collections of essays, as well as Labor History, Journal of Social History, and Journal of American History. He is a member of the editorial committee of Labor: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas, and is the co-editor of Class, Sex, and the Woman Worker (Greenwood Press, 1979). He is also the author of Working People of Philadelphia, 1800-1850 (Temple University Press, 1980), and Artisans into Workers: Labor in Nineteenth-Century America (Hill & Wang, 1989).
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Antislavery movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.
Abolitionists -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.
African American abolitionists -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.
Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.
Massachusetts -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
Social movements -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.
Social reformers -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.