Interview with Michael Brooks, August 17, 1978

Project: Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project

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An assistant professor in the Sociology Department at the University of Kentucky since 1976, Dr. Brooks graduated from Texas Tech University with both a bachelor's and master's degrees in sociology, and received his doctorate at Ohio State University in 1970. He formerly taught at the University of Tennessee before accepting his present position. Dr. Brooks is also the director of Undergraduate Studies at U.K.. Dr. Brooks discusses a study he conducted regarding housing discrimination in Lexington, the societal consequences of this particular prejudice, and the community reaction to the study.

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1978oh134_kh094

Interviewee Name

Michael Brooks

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Anthony Wright

Interview Date

1978-08-17

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Brooks, Michael Interview by Anthony Wright. 17 Aug. 1978. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Brooks, M. (1978, August 17). Interview by A. Wright. Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Brooks, Michael, interview by Anthony Wright. August 17, 1978, Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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