The culture broker davis margaret leslie. The culture broker : Franklin D. Murphy and the transformation of Los Angeles / Margaret Leslie Davis 2019-03-03

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Culture Broker

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

Over the ensuing thirty years, more than any other single individual, it was he who put it on the cultural map. Giveaways and Preservation eleven: the j. A Threat to Clark Kerr. Paul Getty Trust, the Samuel H. Murphy was the dominant figure in the cultural development of Southern California, elevating the city into an arts capital.

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The Culture Broker by Margaret Leslie Davis

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

In this first full biography of Franklin D. It's not a name that is widely known; even during his lifetime the public knew little of him. Courting Collectors Armand Hammer and Walter Annenberg. In this fine biography, Margaret Leslie Davis has traced his extraordinary influence and legacy. The Culture Broker brings to light the influence of L. Channeling more than one billion dollars into the city's arts and educational infrastructure, Franklin Murphy elevated Los Angeles to a vibrant world-class city positioned for its role in the new era of global trade and cross-cultural arts. Over the ensuing thirty years, more than any other single individual, it was he who put it on the cultural map.

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Culture Broker

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

The Culture Broker brings to light the influence of L. But for nearly thirty years, Murphy was the dominant figure in the cultural development of Los Angeles. Murphy left an enormous imprint on Los Angeles because he touched so many different spheres. Just 48 hours before the medal was to be draped over Murphy's neck, Annenberg announced that all his splendid, costly art was, in fact, going to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. In this first full biography of Franklin D.

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Culture Broker

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

Ivy League prestige and the exclusivity of the eastern establishment remained steady benchmarks of success for Murphy. The Three Powerful Southern Regents. The County Museum in Peril. Anyone who lives in 21st century L. Channeling more than one billion dollars into the city's arts and educational infrastructure, Franklin Murphy elevated Los Angeles to a vibrant world-class city positioned for its role in the new era of global trade and cross-cultural arts. Channeling more than one billion dollars into the city's arts and educational infrastructure, Franklin Murphy elevated Los Angeles to a vibrant world-class city positioned for its role in the new era of global trade and cross-cultural arts.

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The Culture Broker: Franklin D. Murphy and the Transformation of Los Angeles › Margaret Leslie Davis

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

In this fascinating biography, Margaret Leslie Davis tells us how one man--as chancellor, corporate leader, and cultural entrepreneur--supercharged the transformation of a regional city into a world-class metropolis. The Impact of the Ahmanson Foundation on Los Angeles. He was, for instance, a most knowledgeable admirer of Aldus Manutius, the early, elegant Venetian printer, so influential on the look of the type we use today. But for nearly thirty years, Murphy was the dominant figure in the cultural development of Los Angeles. Anyone who lives in 21st century L. The Culture Broker brings to light the influence of L.

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The Culture Broker: Franklin D. Murphy and the Transformation of Los Angeles › Margaret Leslie Davis

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

Funding Culture in the Cold War. Behind the scenes, Murphy used his role as confidant, family friend, and advisor to the founders and scions of some of America's greatest fortunes—Ahmanson, Rockefeller, Ford, Mellon, and Annenberg—to direct the largesse of the wealthy into cultural institutions of his choosing. In this first full biography of Franklin D. The Culture Broker brings to light the influence of L. Davis' devotion to the task is evident in her choice of subjects and in the rigorous research that is her signature. Channeling more than one billion dollars into the city's arts and educational infrastructure, Franklin Murphy elevated Los Angeles to a vibrant world-class city positioned for its role in the new era of global trade and cross-cultural arts. The Shadow behind the Golden Glow: The Watts Rebellion of August 1965.

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The culture broker : Franklin D. Murphy and the transformation of Los Angeles /

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

Lure of an Adolescent City. Opening Night, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. For three critical decades, Murphy used his relationships with the founders and scions of some of America's greatest fortunes - Ahmanson, Rockefeller, Ford, Mellon, and Annenberg - to direct the largess of the wealthy into cultural institutions of his choosing. The treatment Annenberg dealt to the National Gallery and to Murphy looks like an act of deliberate cruelty and public humiliation. Since 2008, congregational partnerships emerged so quickly and spontaneously that very few researchers originally noticed this groundswell. The Passing of Norman Chandler.

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Culture Broker

the culture broker davis margaret leslie

I should point out that, over the years, Murphy and I came to regard one another as friends, especially after he retired from his Times Mirror duties in 1986. The editors highlight crucial topics such as: - Discussing the social context of intercultural mental health care, conceptual models of the role of culture in psychopathology and healing, and the development of a cultural consultation service and a specialized cultural psychiatric service - Examining the process of intercultural work more closely with particular emphasis oto strategies of consultation, the identity of the clinician, the ways in which gender and culture position the clinician, and interaction of the consultant with family systems and larger institutions - Highlighting special situations that may place specific demands on the clinician: working with refugees and survivors of torture or political violence, with separated families, and with patients with psychotic episodes This book is of valuable use to mental health practitioners who are working in multidisciplinary settings who seek to understand cultural difference in complex cases. Trusteeship and Successorshipten: the samuel h. She writes: Friendship with a targeted collector was a touch-and-go relationship at best. Murphy left an enormous imprint on Los Angeles because he touched so many different spheres. New Era, New Leaders, New Priorities.

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