Guy Benton Johnson

Guy Benton Johnson

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Guy B. Johnson (1901-1991) was a sociologist and social anthropologist. He was a distinguished student of black culture in the rural South and a pioneer advocate of racial equality. Johnson was born in Caddo Mills, Texas. He married Guion Griffis, a noted historian, and together they had 2 sons Guy Benton, Jr. and Edward. Johnson graduated with a BA from Baylor University the University of Chicago and an MA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Ph.D., 1927). After teaching a year each at Ohio Wesleyan University and Baylor College for Women (now Mary-Hardin Baylor), Johnson was recruited to North Carolina as a research assistant in Howard W. Odum's new Institute for Research in Social Science in 1924, which he never left for long. He taught at Chapel Hill from 1927 until he retired as Kenan Professor of Sociology and Anthropology in 1969.show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135790234
  • 9786135790238