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Author Roberts, Terrence J.
Title Simple, not easy : reflections on community, social responsibility and tolerance / Terrence Roberts.
Imprint Little Rock, Ark. : Parkhurst Brothers, Inc., Publishers, [2010]
Edition First edition.

Author Roberts, Terrence J.
Series Our National Conversation
Our national conversation.
Subject Roberts, Terrence J.
Speeches, addresses, etc.
African Americans -- Race relations.
Social rights.
Human rights.
Civil rights.
Christian life.
Conduct of life.
Learning and scholarship.
Add Title Reflections on community, social responsibility and tolerance
Description 1 online resource (191 pages).
Edition First edition.
Summary Roberts was one of the Little Rock Nine, facing an armed soldier who denied him access to Little Rock Central High School. He became a psychologist and a university dean. This books collects key speeches and public addresses that reflect his core values and concerns for our society.
Contents In quest of truth: exploding the mythology of our times -- Always tell the truth (but, don't always be telling it!) -- Navigating life's terrain -- Choosing to lead an ethical life -- Lessons from Little rock -- Reflections on life in Little Rock -- Caring enough to confront -- Choosing nonviolence: the courage to be different -- Creating the beloved community -- Reshaping the mental map: cross-cultural life in the 21st century -- Relationships across lines of demarcation -- Self: the most important tool in multicultural intervention -- Life in the 21st century: coping with a legacy of racism -- Education: a power tool for the 21st century -- Seeking to explain Clarence -- Regarding Daisy: thoughts drafted in anticipation of a celebration of life -- Philander Smith College remarks -- The ongoing battle for equality -- Remarks delivered at the U.S. postal service -- Letter to Philander Smith College athletes -- Remarks at facing history benefit dinner -- A brief note about committing to fifth-level living -- The value of true education -- Building relationships: a Christian perspective -- Can there be any good thing here? -- In search of an open mind -- On the inauguration of Neal King as President of Antioch University -- Letter to Sen. Barack Obama, Democratic Presidential candidate -- President Barack Obama: thoughts and reflections.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781935166269 (electronic bk.)
1935166263 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 763812061
Additional Format Print version: Roberts, Terrence J. Simple, not easy. 1st ed. Little Rock, Ark. : Parkhurst Brothers, Inc., Publishers, ©2010 (DLC) 2009942594 (OCoLC)460058195

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