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Finding Aid for the Gene Norman Levine Japanese American Research Project Records, ca. 1964-1981
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Gene Norman Levine Japanese American Research Project Records,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1964-1981
    Collection number: 1575
    Creator: Levine, Gene Norman, 1930-
    Extent: 15 boxes (7.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Levine was born on May 15, 1930 in Medford, Massachusetts. He received his AB from Boston University in 1952 and his Ph.D from Columbia University in 1959. He was a research associate at the Columbia University Bureau of Applied Social Research from 1954-64, research sociologist at the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development from 1964-65 and became assistant professor of sociology at UCLA in 1965. His books include, Workers Vote: the Political Behavior of Men in the Printing Trade (1963) and The Japanese American Community: a Three-generation Study (1981). The collection consists of original completed survey forms of the UCLA Japanese American Research Project (JARP).
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Boxes 1-9 & 14-15 are restricted until January 1, 2016.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Gene N. Levine, 1989 & 1991.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gene Norman Levine Japanese American Research Project Records (Collection 1575). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1973127 

    Biography

    Gene Norman Levine was born on May 15, 1930 in Medford, Massachusetts; AB, Boston University, 1952; Ph.D, Columbia University, 1959; research associate, Columbia University Bureau of Applied Social Research, 1954-64; research sociologist, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1964-65; became assistant professor of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1965; his books include, Workers Vote: the Political Behavior of Men in the Printing Trade (1963) and The Japanese American Community: a Three-Generation Study (1981).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of original completed survey forms of the University of California, Los Angeles Japanese American Research Project (JARP).

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. JARP survey forms, 1970s (Boxes 1-9) [RESTRICTED].
    2. Issei survey original, 1964 (Box 10).
    3. Issei survey revised (Boxes 10-11).
    4. Issei survey--original?, 1964-65 (Box 11).
    5. Issei survey, revised, 1965-66 (Box 12).
    6. Issei survey, revised, 1966 (Boxes 12-13).
    7. Issei and Nissei surveys, 1960s (Boxes 14-15) [RESTRICTED].

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Levine, Gene Norman, 1930- --Archives.
    Japanese American Research Project (University of California, Los Angeles)--Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of Sociology--Faculty--Archival resources.
    Japanese Americans--History--Sources.

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