Tobin Miller Shearer
AAS Faculty and Staff
Professor of Modern American History
PhD, Princeton University, 1984
MA, Duke University, 1975
BA, Duke University, 1974
Field of Study
United States since 1945; History of American Law; U.S. Civil Rights Movement; Post-World War II American Culture
The Eisenhower Years. New York: Facts on File, 2009.
The Eisenhower Presidency and the 1950s. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
Merril Proudfoot: Diary of a Sit-In. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1990.
"With Much Deliberation and Some Speed: Eisenhower and the Brown Decision." Journal of Southern History 52 (Feb. 1986), 43-76.
Simon E. Sobeloff. Baltimore, MD: University of Maryland School of Law, 1980.
Social Science Resources in the Electronic Age: Volume II, U.S. History. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2004; American History - Volume II: From Reconstruction and the Gilded Age to Postwar America. Greenhaven Press, 2003; American History - Volume I: From Colonial America to the Age of Civil War. Greenhaven Press, 2002; Instructor's Manual to accompany The American Nation. New York: Longman, 2003;The American Nation. New York: HarperCollins, 1994; The American Nation, Instructor's Manual. New York, HarperCollins, 1994; Instructor's Manual for John A. Garraty, The American Nation, ninth and tenth editions. New York: Addison, Wesley, Longman, 1998, 1999; Instructor's Manual for John A. Garraty, A Short History of the American Nation, seventh edition. New York, NY: Addison, Wesley, Longman, 1997; Instructor's Manual for John A. Garraty, A Short History of the American Nation, sixth edition. New York, NY: HarperCollins, 1992; Instructor's Manual for John A. Garraty, The American Nation, seventh, eighth editions. New York: HarperCollins, 1991, 1994.
Department of History
Area of Expertise
History of American Law; Post-World War II American Culture; United States Since 1945; U.S. Civil Rights Movement
University of Montana, 1988-pesent
University of Illinois
University of Alabama
St. Vincent College
Princeton University, St. Vincent College, University of Alabama, Auckland University, University of Illinois