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Democracy and the Emerging Nations, program 1, part a

Title

Democracy and the Emerging Nations, program 1, part a

Subject

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

A synthesis of a three-week conference held by the Center. Includes opening remarks by Zelman Cowen of the Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne, Australia; a summary by Stanley K. Sheinbaum, economist on the Center staff, of the papers and points of view advanced during the meetings; and excerpts from the final meeting in which the findings of the Conference are evaluated. Among the questions raised: Is the present trend away from democracy in the emerging nations irreversible: Is the emphasis on industrial and technological development the cause of the breakdown in democratic institutions? Jan. 8-29, 1962.

Creator

Cowen, Zelman, Sir
Sheinbaum, Stanley K.
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1962-01

Rights

Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreem

Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Files

Citation

Cowen, Zelman, Sir, "Democracy and the Emerging Nations, program 1, part a," in Digital Collections, Item #5199, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5199 (accessed November 1, 2014).