Guide to the Stanford University, Task Force on the Area One Requirement, Western Culture Program Records

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0396
Creator: Stanford University. Task Force on the Area One Requirement.
Title: Stanford University, Task Force on the Area One Requirement, Western Culture Program records
Dates: 1985-1989
Physical Description: 2 Linear feet
Summary: Minutes, correspondence, proposals, legislation, syllabi, reports, and clippings.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Administrative transfer, 1990.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

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Cite As

Stanford University, Task Force on the Area One Requirement, Western Culture Program Records (SC0396). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The Task Force, established by the Provost in September 1986, was charged with making a comprehensive review of the undergraduate curriculum requirement in Area One (cultures, ideas, and values) in light of faculty and student concerns about the inclusion of women, minorities, and non-European cultures in the curriculum.

SCOPE NOTE

The Task Force on the Area One Requirement, established by the Provost in September, 1986, was charged with making a comprehensive review of the undergraduate curriculum requirements in Area One (cultures, ideas, and values) in light of faculty and student concerns about the inclusion of women, minorities, and non-European cultures in the curriculum. These records consist of minutes, correspondence, proposals, legislation, and reports of the Task Force as well as syllabi and clippings.

Access Terms

Stanford University--Curricula.
Stanford University. Assistant Provost's Office
Stanford University. Provost's Office.
Stanford University. Task Force on the Area One Requirement.
Cultures, Ideas, and Values.
Curriculum evaluation.
Universities and colleges--Curricula.
Western Culture Debate.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1

Binder 1: Charge/Meetings/Correspondence

Box 1

Binder 2: Drafts/Legislation/TFAOR Member Proposal

Box 1

Binder 3: Background Information

Box 1

Binder 4: Syllabi 1985-1989 1985 - 1989

Box 1

Binder 5: Attachments

Box 2

Binder 1: Newspaper Clippings (5/86-11/87) 1986 - 1987

Box 2

Binder 2: " " (11/87-7/88) 1987 - 1988

Box 2

Binder 3: " " (11/88-1989) 1988 - 1989

Box 2

Folder: CIV Clippings (1986-1988) 1986 - 1988

Box 3

Binder 1: World Civilization COurses--other Universities

Box 3

Binder 2: Report Summarizing Western CUlture Programs and Debate

Box 3

Binder 3: Faculty/Student/Outside Opinions