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Staughton Lynd

Staughton LyndBorn: 22-Nov-1929
Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian, Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Intellectual Origins of American Radicalism

Father: Robert Staughton Lynd (sociologist, b. 1892, d. 1970)
Mother: Helen Merrill Lynd (sociologist, b. 1896, d. 1982)
Sister: Andrea
Wife: Alice (three children)

    University: PhD History, Columbia University (1962)
    Professor: Spelman College
    Professor: Yale University
    Law School: University of Chicago Law School

Author of books:
Class Conflict, Slavery, and the U. S. Constitution (1967)
Intellectual Origins of American Radicalism (1968)
Strategy and Program (1973, with Gar Alperovitz)
Labor Law for the Rank and Filer (1978, pamphlet)
The Fight Against Shutdowns: Youngstown's Steel Mill Closings (1982)
We Are All Leaders: The Alternative Unionism of the Early 1930s (1996)
Living Inside Our Hope: A Steadfast Radical's Thoughts on Rebuilding the Movement (1997)
Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising (2004)

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