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- People/Organizations: Old Dominion University. Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice X
- University Archives 1
- Community Collections 1
- Anthropologists--United States 1
- Archaeologists--United States 1
- Norfolk (Va.)--Politics and government--20th century 1
- Power and Influence in a Colonial City 1
- Virginia--Politics and government 1
- Assembly on the Dimensions of Hunger and Malnutrition 1
- Haugh, James Bertram 1
- Kent, Susan (1952-2003) 1
Old Dominion University Sociology Professor. Received his Ph.D. from the University of Akron in 1978. Author of the book, "Power and Influence in a Southern City." Based on his doctoral thesis, the book explores the power structure of a "Colonial City", which is actually the city of Norfolk, Virginia. The collection relates mainly to his thesis. It includes rough drafts, notes, tapes and transcripts of interviews with prominent Norfolk figures in 1978.
Dr. Kent served as a professor of anthropology from 1986 until 2003. She was an expert on hunters and gatherers. Her most extensive field work was her study of the Bushmen and Bakgalagadi of Africa. Collection includes material from her time at ODU, her field notes, and other research material.