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  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Contents Note

  • Title: Allan E. Goodman papers
    Date (inclusive): 1947-1982
    Date (bulk): 1965-1975
    Collection number: 75001
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English, Vietnamese, and French
    Physical Description: 130 manuscript boxes, 2 card file boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 7 envelopes (56.4 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, reports, correspondence, clippings, notes, interviews, and printed matter, relating to the Vietnamese War, the Paris peace talks of 1968-1973, elections in South Vietnam from 1967 to 1971, the South Vietnamese legislature, migration to Saigon, urbanization and political and demographic change in Southeast Asia, counterinsurgency, and Soviet-American detente.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Goodman, Allan E., 1944-

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    Users must sign a statement agreeing not to identify any persons mentioned in unpublished material in the collection (deceased U.S. citizens may be identified).
    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Allan E. Goodman papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975 with several increments received periodically until 1996.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    1944 Born, New York City
    1966 B.S., Northwestern University
    1967-1971 Consultant on Vietnamese Affairs, U.S. Department of State and RAND Corporation
    1968 M.P.A., John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
    1970-1974 Professor of Government and International Relations and Department Chairman, Clark University
    1971 Ph.D., Harvard University
    1972 Editor, Indochina in Conflict: A Political Assessment (D.C., Heath, Lexington, Massachusetts)
    1973 Author, Politics in War: The Bases of Political Community in South Vietnam
    1974-1975 National Fellow, Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
    1975-1980 Office of Political Research, Central Intelligence Agency
    1978 Author, The Lost Peace: America's Search for a Negotiated Settlement of the Vietnam War
    1978 Editor, Negotiating While Fighting: Diary of Admiral C.Turner Joy at the Korean Armistice Conference
    1998-Present President, CEO & Advisor at the Institute of International Education, Inc.

    Scope and Contents Note

    Writings, reports, correspondence, clippings, notes, interviews, and printed matter relating to the Vietnam War, the Paris peace talks of 1968-1973, elections in South Vietnam from 1967 to 1971, the South Vietnamese legislature, migration to Saigon, urbanization and political and demographic change in Southeast Asia, counterinsurgency, and Soviet-American detente.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Rand corporation.
    United States. Dept. of State.
    Elections--Vietnam.
    Guerrilla warfare.
    Legislative bodies--Vietnam.
    Rural-urban migration--Asia, Southeastern.
    Rural-urban migration--Vietnam.
    Urbanization--Asia, Southeastern.
    Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975.
    Asia, Southeastern.
    Asia, Southeastern--Politics and government.
    Saigon (Vietnam)
    Soviet Union.
    Russia (Federation)
    Soviet Union--Foreign relations--United States.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Foreign relations--Soviet Union.
    Vietnam.
    Vietnam--Politics and government.