Questionnaire masters, completed forms, correspondence, reports,
and other records from a 1977-78 study of "communication between mothers and
college-aged daughters on the subject of sexuality" undertaken by Marilyn Yalom, Suzanne
Estler, and Wenda Brewster at Stanford University's Center for Research on Women.
Questionnaires were completed by members of the class of 1954 at Stanford University and
Wellesley College and by members of the Stanford class of 1980. Collection also includes
miscellaneous papers of Yalom including correspondence, photographs, articles, and
Marilyn Yalom received her BA in French from Wellesley and her MA in German and French
from Harvard, completing a PhD in comparative literature at Johns Hopkins, 1963. She has
been affiliated with the Michelle R. Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford
University (formerly the Institute for Research on Women and Gender) since 1976.
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