Dr. Herman J. Belz

Posted in: Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences, Legal/Regulatory/Judicial, Society/Family/Community/Religion

Professor, Department of History , University of Maryland, College Park
12620 St. James Road
Rockville MD
Work Fax: (301) 314-9399
Email: hb5@umail.umd.edu
Home: (301) 279-7986
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Academic advisor to the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.
Recipient of Earhart Foundation Research Fellowship.
Visiting fellow in the Social Philosophy and Policy Center at Bowling Green State University.
Recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship.
Granted an American Bar Foundation Legal History Merit Research Fellowship.

Academic Background

B.A.: Princeton University (History).
Ph.D.: University of Washington (History).

Publications or Presentations

Abraham Lincoln, Constitutionalism and Equal Rights in the Civil War Era (Fordham, N.J.: Fordham University Press, 1998).
Emancipation and Equal Rights: Politics and Constitutionalism in the Civil War Era (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1978).
A New Birth of Freedom: The Republican Party and Freedmen's Rights, 1861-1866 (Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1976).

Issue Specialities

Affirmative action, civil rights law, core curriculum, liberal arts, multiculturalism.

Calvert Index

Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism
Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences