York College / City University of New York
White, George

White, George

Interim Dean

School of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 718-262-5157
Office Location: AC-3D08a
Email: gwhite@york.cuny.edu

Dr. White’s first book Holding the Line: Race, Racism, and American Foreign Policy Toward Africa, 1953-1961 was published in 2005.  His second book will be an edited volume of the papers of a World War II Chaplain, entitled “On the Battlefield For My Lord: The Papers of Rev. Robert Boston Dokes in World War II.”  In addition to his Ph.D., Dr. White also has a J.D. from Harvard Law School and has taught courses or portions of courses on the impact of the American legal system on society.

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PhD Temple University History 2001 
JD Harvard Law School Law 1987 

Areas of Expertise

  • U.S. Foreign Policy towards Africa
  • African American History
  • American Law & Society

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