Research Catalog

David Spitz papers,

Title
David Spitz papers, 1935-1982.
Author
Spitz, David, 1916-
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Description
27 linear feet (27 boxes).
Subjects
Genre/Form
Photoprints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
  • may not be consulted except with consent in writing of Elaine Spitz or Deborah Spitz.
Biography (note)
  • David Spitz (1916-1979) taught courses in political science and political philosophy at Ohio State University from 1947 until 1970 when he left for an appointment at the City University of New York. He served as visiting professor at various institutions in the U.S. and abroad and was the author of books and articles about political theory. He also was involved with professional organizations and scholarly journals in his field.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2847
Author
Spitz, David, 1916-
Title
David Spitz papers, 1935-1982.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, teaching and research files and personal papers of David Spitz. General correspondence is with professional colleagues, publishers, editors, and students. Spitz's files, 1947-1970, accumulated during and relating to his tenure at Ohio State contain correspondence, memoranda, reports, official documents, and clippings. Research related materials include published and unpublished manuscripts, other writings, lecture and research notes, reports, and printed matter that cover topics such as the works of John Stuart Mill, Karl Marx and Robert M. MacIver, academic freedom, civil disobedience, democracy, and political theory. Also, personal papers with family correspondence, military service files, and assorted personal records. [Restricted]
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Access
Boxes 25-27 may not be consulted except with consent in writing of Elaine Spitz or Deborah Spitz.
Biography
David Spitz (1916-1979) taught courses in political science and political philosophy at Ohio State University from 1947 until 1970 when he left for an appointment at the City University of New York. He served as visiting professor at various institutions in the U.S. and abroad and was the author of books and articles about political theory. He also was involved with professional organizations and scholarly journals in his field.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Political scientists.
College teachers.
Added Author
Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975.
Cook, Thomas I.
Darling, Byron T.
Howe, Irving.
Kaplan, Stephen.
Kettler, David.
MacIver, Robert M. (Robert Morrison), 1882-1970.
Maloff, Rubin.
Marcuse, Herbert, 1898-1979.
Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-
Watnick, Morris.
Ohio State University.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2847
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