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Charles E. Osgood Papers, 1939-83

Type: individual

Link Tags Finding Aid Online
site individual,schramm Yes No
Restricted Archive Name Archive Website Sponsor
No University of Illinois Archives site University of Illinois

Papers of Charles Egerton Osgood, professor of communications & psychology (1949-84) & director of the Institute of Communications Research (1959-66), including correspondence (1949-81); publications (1939-81); manuscripts (1939-81); book reviews (152-81); clippings (1976-82); course materials (1946-81); and subject files relating to conferences (1954-72), organizations & foundations (1953-81), consulting and reviewing (1952-81) & research in foreign countries (1960-73), relating to psycholinguistics; semantics; cognition; measurement of meaning; communications doctoral program (1950-72); the Institute of Communications Research (1950-76); Department of Psychology (1949-77); Center for Advanced Study (1066-80); cross cultural research in Afghanistan, Finland, Hong Kong, India, Iran, & Yugoslavia; conferences & meetings; theses (1953-73); Arms Control & Disarmament Agency (1964-71); Institute for Defense Analysis (1960-64); nuclear policy peace research; the "Mankind 2000?" project on world problems (1977-82); invitations (1952-76) & recommendations (1947-64).

Correspondents include William F. Brewer, Wilbur Schramm, George Suci, Percy Tannenbaum & Christine Tanz. The series includes files on the American Psychological Association (1950-75) & Social Science Research Council (1952-67).

Archive: University of Illinois Archives

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