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Richard Walker Papers, 1972-2012.
BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 1; BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 2; BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 3; BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 4; ...
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Title:

Richard Walker Papers, 1972-2012

Creator/Contributor:

Walker, Richard, 1947-, creator

Abstract:

The Papers of Richard Walker document his nearly forty-year career as a Professor of Geography at U.C. Berkeley. Included are records of his work with Faculty for Human Rights in El Salvador and Central America (FACHRES) in the early 1980s, Save the University (2009-2012) and other activists groups. The bulk of the collection consists of his correspondence files, which include both personal and professional communications. Also included are materials relating to his fight for tenure (1980-1982), his work with Antipode: A Radical Journal of Geography and a small representation of general administrative files.

Date:

1972 (issued)

Subject:

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Walker, Richard -- 1947- -- Archives
Faculty for Human Rights in El Salvador and Central America (U.S.)
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of Geography -- Faculty
Antipode
Human rights -- El Salvador
Human rights -- Central America

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Collection processed at the container level in 2013.
Richard Walker papers, BANC MSS 2013/107, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Richard Walker; 2013.
In English.
Richard Walker is a Professor Emeritus of Geography at the University of California, Berkeley. He received his Doctorate from John Hopkins University in 1977. Professor Walker's research is focused on economic geography, regional development, capitalism and politics, cities and urbanism, resources and environment, California, class and race. He served five years as Department Chair, 1994-1999. Professor Walker retired from the Geography Department in 2012.

Type:

Faculty papers.

Physical Description:

print
5 cartons (6.25 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 1
BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 2
BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 3
BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 4
BANC MSS 2013/107 carton 5
BANC MSS 2013/107

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.