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The education of naval officers in race relations by William F. H. Glover

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California .
Written in English


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The Naval Officer's Guide, intended primarily for commissioned officers in the U.S. Navy, is also a valuable introduction to the sea services for officers from other uniformed services, the U.S. interagency community, and anyone interested in learning more about the Navy.. Completely revised and updated, this edition reflects recent changes in the organization and policies of the Department of. Readers interested in the Navy, the Vietnam conflict, and race relations will find this authoritative study invaluable.", Journal of Military History "A well-constructed narrative that examines the origins and events of the naval version of the Civil Rights movement in the early s/5(11).   Charlie Dunston, S1/c, amputee case at the Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, on Aug. 1, (National Archives) As a Catholic, I had been taught to believe in racial equality, even though the. Within two years of graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy in the late s, I read Allan Bloom’s then-recently published bestselling critique of higher education, The Closing of the American part, the book was a searing rebuke of at least a year drift toward political correctness and relativism in higher education.

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Winner of the Richard W. Leopold Prize from the Organization of American HistoriansWinner of the George Pendleton Prize from the Society for History in the Federal GovernmentOnly five black men were admitted to the United States Naval Academy between Reconstruction and the beginning of World War II. None graduated, and all were deeply scarred by intense racial discrimination, ranging. The U.S. Navy’s creation and development extended over nearly a quarter of a century, from the American Revolution to the Quasi-War with France, and proceeded in the face of numerous political, philosophical, and economic obstacles. The following essay and listing of resources paint a colorful and well-round picture of the service’s origins. Naval officer. Gravely, Samuel L., photograph. Getty Images. At the peak of his career, Samuel L. Gravely, Jr. was the highest-ranking African American officer in the U.S. Navy, a three-star vice admiral. Even after his retirement, he maintained the commanding presence that he had honed during his 38 years in the military. Stable majorities expressed satisfaction with the state of race relations. It wasn’t quite a post-racial politics, but it was certainly headed in that direction. But in the midst of the.