Wheeler, Harvey, 1918-2004

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John Harvey Wheeler was born in Waco, Texas on October 17, 1918. He died in Santa Barbara, California on September 6, 2004. CSDI: Staff, 1961-1964; Fellow/Senior Fellow, 1965-1975; Program Director, 1969-1975. He taught political science at Harvard, Johns Hopkins and Washington & Lee University before coming to the Center.

From the description of Harvey Wheeler Papers, [ca. 1940s-1990s] (bulk dates 1950s-1970s) (University of California, Santa Barbara). WorldCat record id: 212433253

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The following information is drawn primarily from the Harvey Wheeler section of the CSDI Collection (Mss 18):

Born: John Harvey Wheeler, Waco, Texas, Oct. 17, 1918; died: Santa Barbara, California, September 6, 2004. CSDI: Staff, 1961-1964; Fellow/Senior Fellow, 1965-1975; Program Director, 1969-1975. Taught political science at Harvard, Johns Hopkins and Washington & Lee University before coming to the Center. Publications include: Fail-Safe (novel, with Eugene Burdick, 1962), Harvey Wheeler on the Restoration of Politics (CSDI Occasional Paper, 1965), Harvey Wheeler on the Rise and Fall of Liberal Democracy (CSDI Occasional Paper, 1966), Democracy in a Revolutionary Era: The Political Order Today (1968), The Politics of Revolution (1971), Beyond the Punitive Society; Operant Conditioning: Social and Political Aspects (1973), and Goethe and the Sciences (editor, with Frederick Amrine and Francis J. Zucker, 1987).

From the guide to the Harvey Wheeler Papers, ca. 1940s-1990s, 1950s-1970s, (University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections)

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referencedIn Paul A. Freund papers Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
creatorOf Wheeler, Harvey, 1918-. Harvey Wheeler Papers, [ca. 1940s-1990s] (bulk dates 1950s-1970s) University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
referencedIn Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, Series 12: Audio-Visual, ca. 1956-1987 University of California, Santa Barbara. Davidson Library. Department of Special Collections.
referencedIn Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991, 1961-1987 University of California, Santa Barbara. Davidson Library. Department of Special Collections.
creatorOf Harvey Wheeler Papers, ca. 1940s-1990s, 1950s-1970s University of California, Santa Barbara. Davidson Library. Department of Special Collections.
referencedIn Erik H. and Joan M. Erikson papers, 1925-1985 (inclusive) 1960-1980 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions. Records, 1952-1991. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
referencedIn Fund for the Republic. Fund for the Republic archives, 1928-1964 (bulk 1952-1961). Princeton University Library
referencedIn Fund for the Republic Records, 1928-1964, 1952-1961 Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections.Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library. Public Policy Papers.
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associatedWith Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions. corporateBody
correspondedWith Erikson, Erik H. (Erik Homburger), 1902-1994 person
correspondedWith Fund for the Republic. corporateBody
associatedWith Paul A. Freund person
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Birth 1918-10-17

Death 2004-09-06

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