Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (Cornell University) records, 1970.


Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (Cornell University) records, 1970.

Tape and 49 page transcript of a lecture and discussion involving professors Lauristan Sharp, David Wyatt, and the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars at Cornell University on April 11, 1970. Also, "Indochina War Information Packet" (1970), a collection of reprints and addresses by professors George Kahin and Walter LaFeber, and one pamphlet "Twelve Questions on Vietnam."

.1 cubic ft., 1 tape recording.

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Kahin, George Mcturnan (person)

Professor of International Studies. George McTurnan Kahin graduated from Harvard University in 1940 and completed graduate work at Stanford University and Johns Hopkins University. He served in the Army during World War II, and lived in Indonesia from 1948-1949, during the peak of Indonesia's war for independence. He came to Cornell in 1951 as an assistant professor of government and executive director of the newly formed Southeast Asia Program. He served as director of the program until 1970, a...

LaFeber, Walter (person)

Professor of History, Cornell University. Walter LaFeber graduated from Hanover College in 1955, received a master's degree from Stanford University in 1956 and a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin in 1959. He came to Cornell in 1963 and is currently the Marie Underhill Noll Professor of American History. He specializes in American foreign policy. His major works include The New Empire: An Interpretation of American Expansion; America; Russia and the Cold War; and Th...

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Wyatt, David K. (person)

Historian. David K. Wyatt studied philosophy at Harvard University, receiving a Bachelor's degree in 1959. He received a M.A. in History from Boston University in 1960, and a Ph.D. in History from Cornell University in 1966. From 1964 to 1968, he taught Southeast Asia History at the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London. After a year at the University of Michigan, in 1969 he came to Cornell University, where he served as the Director of the S...

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