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Guard-book containing typescript copies of Oxford University lectures received in accordance with university statutes

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MS. Top. Oxon. c. 473

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Guard-book containing typescript copies of Oxford University lectures received in accordance with university statutes, 1952-1967, including:
  1. (fols. 1-20) Arnold Joseph Toynbee, Democracy in the atomic age, Herbert Spencer lecture, 1952;
  2. (fols. 21-42) Douglas Copland, The full employment economy, with special reference to wages policy, Sydney Ball lecture, 1953.
  3. (fols. 43-68) W. J. Mackenzie, The export of electoral systems, Sydney Ball lecture, 1957;
  4. (fols. 69-80) Kenneth Younger, Trained manpower for new states: the scope for international action, Sydney Ball lecture, 1959;
  5. (fols. 81-118) Karl R. Popper, Evolution and the tree of knowledge, Herbert Spencer lecture, 1961;
  6. (fols. 119-135) R. M. Titmuss, Medical ethics and social change in developing countries, Sydney Ball lecture, 1961;
  7. (fols. 136-163) Ralf Dahrendorf, Conflict and liberty: some remarks on the social structure of German politics, Sydney Ball lecture, 1962;
  8. (fols. 164-178) Aubrey Jones, Prices and income policy - reflections after the first six months, Sydney Ball lecture, 1965;
  9. (fols. 179-200) H. Z. A. Kabir, Science and spirituality, Herbert Spencer lecture, 1967.

Dates

  • 1952-1967

Extent

200 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon. c. 473, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon. c. 473

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7967

Abstract

Guard-book containing typescript copies of Oxford University lectures received in accordance with university statutes, 1952-1967

Biographical / Historical

Arnold Joseph Toynbee (1889–1975) was an English historian.

Sir Douglas Berry Copland KBE, CMG (1894–1971) was an Australian academic and economist.

William James Millar Mackenzie (1909–1996) was a Scottish political scientist.

Sir Kenneth Gilmour Younger (1908–1976) was a Scottish politician and reformer.

Sir Karl Raimund Popper (1902–1994) was an Austrian philosopher.

Richard Morris Titmuss (1907–1973) was a English historian and teacher of social administration.

Ralf Gustav Dahrendorf, Baron Dahrendorf (1929–2009) was a German sociologist, politician, and university administrator.

Aubrey Jones (1911–2003) was a Welsh politician and industrialist. Humayun Kabir (1906-1969) was an Indian writer and politician.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The typesripts of the lectures were deposited by statute.

Bibliography

  • (fols. 1-80) are described in Spokes, p. 57.
Title
Guard-book containing typescript copies of Oxford University lectures received in accordance with university statutes
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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