Finding aid for the Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif papers


Title:
Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif papers
Repository:
Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology
Phone: 330-972-7285
http://www.uakron.edu/chp
Creator:
Sherif, Muzafer, 1906-1988
Dates:
1924-1992
Quantity:
34.0 linear feet (118 boxes)
Abstract:
Perhaps best known for their studies in social psychology, particularly conflict and cooperation with children and adolescents, Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif
Identification:
p15960coll10/id/475
Location:
Boxes M3543-M3587.2
Language:
The records are in English, Turkish and French

Biography of Muzafer and Carolyn Sherif

Muzafer Sherif (1906-1988)

Muzafer Sherif (1906-1988): Muzafer Serif Basoglu, who would later anglicize his name to Muzafer Sherif, was born on July 29, 1906 in Odemis, Izmir, Turkey. He received his B.A. in 1927 at the Izmir International College. Afterwards, he obtained two Master's degrees. His first came from the University of Istanbul in 1929. He then traveled to the United States and obtained his second M.A. from Harvard University in 1932. In 1937, following his Ph.D., Sherif returned to Turkey, first returning to the Gazi Institute as an assistant professor. Later, he taught at Ankara University in 1939. In 1945, he started work at Princeton as a Fellow of the U.S. State Department. During this time he met research assistant Carolyn Wood; they married that same year. From 1947-1949, Sherif was a Rockefeller Research Fellow at Yale University. Starting in 1949, Sherif was a professor at the University of Oklahoma. At this university, he founded the Institute of Group Relations in 1952 and was the director of this institute. While at the University of Oklahoma, Sherif was involved in several camp studies starting in 1949, and continued in 1953 and 1954 (Intergroup Conflict and Cooperation: The Robbers Cave Experiment). Sherif also conducted studies on natural groups among adolescents (Reference Groups: An Exploration into Conformity and Deviation of Adolescents). Sherif became a Distinguished Visiting Professor at Pennsylvania State University from 1965-1966, and accepted a position as professor in the sociology department there. At Pennsylvania State University, Sherif initiated and became director of the Psychosocial Studies Program. In 1972, Sherif retired to Professor Emeritus status. Sherif died on October 16, 1988. Carolyn Wood Sherif (1922-1982)

Carolyn Wood Sherif (1922-1982): Carolyn Wood was born on June 26, 1922 in Loogootee, Indiana. She received a B.S. with Highest Distinction in Science in 1943 from Purdue University. She graduated from Iowa with an M.A. in Psychology after finishing her Master's thesis, "Changes in Successive Reproduction of Verbal Material." Upon graduation, she began conducting survey research at Audience Research, Inc. Wood Sherif was offered a research position with Muzafer Sherif at Princeton, and in 1945, they married. Wood Sherif pursued her Ph.D. at Columbia, leaving in 1947 before finishing her graduate work. Wood From 1959-1965, Sherif was a research associate for the Institute of Group Relations, founded by Muzafer Sherif at the University of Oklahoma. During this time, she returned to graduate school at the University of Texas, graduating in 1961 with a Ph.D. in psychology, with a minor in sociology. From 1945, Wood Sherif was involved in numerous research projects with Muzafer Sherif; among these projects were several textbooks as well as numerous studies, including "Intergroup Conflict and Cooperation: The Robbers Cave Experiment" and studies on natural groups. Wood Sherif died on July 23, 1982.

Scope and Content

The papers of Carolyn and Muzafer Sherif document their careers as both professors and researchers. A small amount of personal and biographical information is including in the collection. The collection contains the correspondence and manuscripts of both researchers. Included are drafts of research papers, speeches, and book chapters as well as notes and data obtained from their projects.

Among the research files are items from the Institute of Group Relations and the Psychosocial Studies Program, Muzafer's autokinetic studies (his dissertation project, which was later turned into the book The Psychology of Social Norms), camp studies (1949, 1953, 1954 - Robbers Cave), and numerous materials from their work on natural groups and women's issues.

Collection highlights include signed reprints and materials dealing with symposiums the Sherifs put together and organizations they belonged to, particularly materials from APA Division 35. Also included are materials pertaining to their careers as professors such as lecture notes, test materials. Some materials are written in other languages, primarily Turkish and French.

The collection also contains numerous non-print materials including objects and artifacts used during the camp studies which focused on inter-group conflict. Awards, photographs, and audio in various formats are also present in the collection.

Statement of Arrangement

The Muzafer and Carolyn Sherif papers are organized in the following series:
Series 1: Biographical Materials
Series 2: Correspondence
Series 3: Coursework as Students
Series 4: Academia and Teaching Materials
Series 5: Research Studies
Series 6: Research Materials
Series 7: Writing and Publications
Series 8: Symposiums, Colloquia, and Conferences
Series 9: Professional Organizations
Series 10: Subject Files

Restrictions on Use

Some restrictions apply; consult CHP staff for details.

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Restrictions on Access

Some restrictions apply; consult CHP staff for details.

Separated Material: Separated Material

Audio tapes transferred to Audio Collection:

56 audio tapes of lectures, interviews, and Robbers Cave study.

Photographs transferred to Still Images Collection: V63 Personal and professional photographs V64 Personal and professional photographs V69 Images taken during the 1949 and 1953 studies of intergroup conflict V84 Ninety-two small booklets containing photos from the 1954 Robber's Cave Study V85 Images taken during the 1954 Robber's Cave Experiment V86 Negatives of images taken during the 1954 Robber's Cave Experiment V87 Negatives of images taken during the 1949, 1953 and 1954 intergroup conflict studies S13 Rolled negatives and glass slides Films and video transferred to Moving Images Collection:

DVD containing eight 16mm reels of digitized film 20-2-4 "Archery" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Baseball" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Tent Raising Contest" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Natural Group Study" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Tug-of-war" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Tug-of-war/ Carolyn and Kids" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Tug-of-war/ Random Footage of Kids" 16mm film 20-2-4 "Coming or Going to Camp"

Oversized materials:

Banners, drawings, and decorated objects from the Robbers Cave Study Page proofs for various publications Awards


Subject Headings

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects:

Children
Conflict
Cooperation
Group relations
Interpersonal relations
Robbers Cave study
Social groups
Social psychology
Teenagers

Persons:

Sherif, Carolyn W.
Sherif, Muzafer, 1906-1988

Places:

Robbers Cave State Park (Okla.)

Material Types:

Compact discs
Film
Manuscripts
Manuscripts, American
Photographs
Slides

Preferred Citation

Cite as: [identification of item], [folder number, box number], Archives of the History of American Psychology, The Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology - The University of Akron

Acquisition Information

The Muzafer and Carolyn Sherif papers were donated to the Center for the History in April 2000 by Ann Sherif.

Processing Information

The Muzafer and Carolyn Sherif papers were processed by the Center for the History of Psychology staff and assistants in several installments.


Detailed Description of The Collection



Series 1: Biographical Materials, 1924-1992

Physical Location : Box M3543

Scope and Content
Box M3543 contains 13 folders of biographical materials for Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif including curriculum vitae, personal and family items, degrees, diplomas, certificates and an interview with Muzafer and Carolyn.


Series 2: Correspondence, 1928-1982

Physical Location : Boxes M3543.1-M3548



Folders 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 from Box M3543.1 have been removed and are restricted indefinitely due to the family's wishes.




Sub-series 1: Personal Correspondence, 1944-1982; undated

Physical Location : Box M3543.1

Scope and Content
Box M3543.1 contains 8 folders of personal and family correspondence for Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif.


Folders 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 in Box M3543.1 are restricted until further notice from the Sherif family and have been removed from the collection.




Sub-series 2: Muzafer Sherif Professional Correspondence, 1928-1969; undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3543.2-M3546

Scope and Content
Professional correspondence from 1938 to February 1969.




Sub-series 3: Carolyn Wood Sherif Professional Correspondence, 1945-1982; undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3546.1-M3548

Scope and Content
Professional correspondence from 1945 to July 1982.


Series 3: Coursework as Students, 1930-1961, undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3548.1-M3549.2




Sub-series 1: Muzafer Sherif Coursework and Autokinetic Studies, 1930-1959, undated

Physical Location : M3548.1-M3548.2

Scope and Content
Box M3548.1 contains 15 folders of Muzafer Sherif coursework.Box M3548.2 contains 12 folders of Muzafer Sherif coursework.




Sub-series 2: Carolyn Wood Sherif coursework, 1944-1961; undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3549-M3549.2

Scope and Content
Box M3549 contains 8 folders of Carolyn Wood Sherif coursework.Box M3549.1 contains 10 folders of Carolyn Wood Sherif coursework.Box M3549.2 contains 4 folders of Carolyn Wood Sherif coursework.


Series 4: Academia and Teaching Materials, 1939-1964; undated

Physical Location : M3549.2-M3551.1

Scope and Content
Box M3549.2 contains 7 folders of Proseminar course materials, school transcripts, various University of Oklahoma information.Box M3549.3 contains 6 folders of various University of Oklahoma information.


Series 5: Research Studies, 1949-1967




Sub-series 1: 1949 Camp Study, 1949

Physical Location : Boxes M3551.2 -- M3551.3

Scope and Content
Contains materials from a group study camp study completed by Muzafer Sherif in 1949.Box M3551.2 contains 7 folders.Box M3551.3 contains 11 folders




Sub-series 2: Robber's Cave Study, 1953-1954

Physical Location : Boxes M3552 -- M3552.3

Scope and Content
These boxes contain materials from the Robber's Cave Study conducted by Muzafer Sherif, including drawings from the children involved in the study and Sherif's reports at the conclusion of the study.Box M3552 contains 12 folders.Box M3552.1 contains 7 folders.Box M3552.2 contains 14 folders.Box M3552.3 contains 7 folders.




Sub-series 3: Natural Groups Study, 1962-1966; undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3553 -- M3554

Scope and Content
Box M3553 contains 8 folders.Box M3553.1 contains 9 folders.Box M3553.2 contains 3 folders.Box M3554 contains 11 folders.




Sub-series 4: Reference Groups Study, 1959-1967

Physical Location : Box M3554.1

Scope and Content
Box M3554.1 contains 11 folders.




Sub-series 5: Student Observation Reports, 1965-1967

Physical Location : Boxes M3554.2 -- M3558

Scope and Content
These reports are organized by the last name of the observer.Box M3554.2 contains 4 folders.Box M3555 contains 9 folders.Box M3555.1 contains 11 folders.Box M3555.2 contains 10 folders.Box M3556 contains 8 folders.Box M3556.1 contains 8 folders.Box M3556.2 contains 6 folders.Box M3557 contains 8 folders.Box M3557.1 contains 12 folders.Box M3557.2 contains 13 folders.Box M3558 contains 10 folders.




Sub-series 6: Other Studies, 1950-1969

Box M3558.1 / Folder 1
Ego-Involvement Study, completed surveys, undated




Box M3558.1 / Folder 2
Ego-Involvement Study, administrative notes, 1960




Box M3558.1 / Folder 3
Ego-Involvement Study, war statements and questionnaire, undated




Box M3558.1 / Folder 4
Ego-Involvement Study, general materials, 1962-1963




Box M3558.1 / Folder 5
Fairmount Elementary School Community Project, undated




Box M3558.1 / Folder 6
Gian Sarup Report, 1969




Box M3558.1 / Folder 7
Gian Sarup Research, 1969 March




Box M3558.1 / Folder 8
Langston University Study, 1951 June




Box M3558.1 / Folder 9
Langston University Study, 1951 June




Box M3558.1 / Folder 10
Latitudes of Acceptance Study, undated




Box M3558.1 / Folder 11
Latitudes of Acceptance, survey data, undated




Box M3558.1 / Folder 12
Minority Discrimination project material, 1964-1972




Box M3558.2 / Folder 1
Attitude Change in 1960 Presidential Election, undated




Box M3558.2 / Folder 2
Black Unrest study report, 1968 February 10




Box M3558.2 / Folder 3
College Discovery and Development Program, undated




Box M3558.2 / Folder 4
Closed Shops Study Material, undated




Box M3558.2 / Folder 5
Closed Shop Study, survey material, undated




Box M3558.2 / Folder 6
Variability of Subjects in Groups, undated




Box M3558.2 / Folder 7
Racial Study, completed surveys, 1966




Box M3558.2 / Folder 8
Prejudice Study reprint, 1955





Own Categories Study, tbd




Box M3558.3 / Folder 1
Own Categories Study, undated


Scope and Content: Category opinion cards; two envelopes in folder.
Restrictions on Access: These materials are restricted due to privacy concerns; names must be redacted before access can be granted.


Box M3558.3 / Folder 2
Own Categories Study, undated


Scope and Content: Category opinion cards; two envelopes in folder.
Restrictions on Access: These materials are restricted due to privacy concerns; names must be redacted before access can be granted.


Box M3558.3 / Folder 3
Discussion and Notes, undated




Box M3558.3 / Folder 4
Procedures and Instructions, 1951




Box M3558.3 / Folder 5
Own Categories and Imposed Categories Statements, 1950


Scope and Content: Statement/opinion cards; two envelopes per folder.
Restrictions on Access: These materials are restricted due to privacy concerns; names must be redacted before access can be granted.


Box M3558.3 / Folder 6
Study Statements, undated


Restrictions on Access: These materials are restricted due to privacy concerns; names must be redacted before access can be granted.


Box M3558.3 / Folder 7
Study Material and Data, 1966




Box M3558.3 / Folder 8
Study Material, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 1
Notes and Research Materials, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 2
Outside Group Responses, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 3
Study Material, undated


Restrictions on Access: These materials are restricted due to privacy concerns. Names must be redacted before access can granted.


Box M3559 / Folder 4
Notes and Report Draft, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 5
Psychology Student Responses, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 6
Responses by Another Area, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 7
Study Statements, undated


Scope and Content: This folder contains three envelopes of response cards.


Box M3559 / Folder 8
Survey Scenarios, undated


Scope and Content: This folder contains three envelopes of material.


Box M3559 / Folder 9
Notes and Data, undated




Box M3559 / Folder 10
Completed Surveys, undated





Series 6: Research Materials, 1945-1979




Sub-series 1: Miscellaneous Materials, 1951-1965; undated

Box M3559.1 / Folder 1
Social Determinants of Latitudes of Acceptance, undated




Box M3559.1 / Folder 2
Children and Youth Minority Groups, 1960




Box M3559.1 / Folder 3
Paper on Race Issues, undated

Creator: Author unknown



Box M3559.1 / Folder 4
Thurstone Negro Scale paper, undated




Box M3559.1 / Folder 5
Thurstone Negro Scale information, undated




Box M3559.1 / Folder 6
Wichita Study Material, 1960




Box M3559.1 / Folder 7
Yale Attitude Change Project, 1952




Box M3559.1 / Folder 8
Yale Attitude Change Project analysis and data, 1952




Box M3559.1 / Folder 9
Yale Study Expenses, 1951




Box M3559.1 / Folder 10
Yale Study Proposal and Materials, 1951




Box M3559.1 / Folder 11
Yale Study Effects report draft, undated




Box M3559.2 / Folder 1
Individual Behavior and Group Processes, 1960


Scope and Content: Folder 1 of 3.


Box M3559.2 / Folder 2
Individual Behavior and Group Processes, 1960


Scope and Content: Folder 2 of 3.


Box M3559.2 / Folder 3
Individual Behavior and Group Processes, 1960


Scope and Content: Folder 3 of 3.


Box M3559.2 / Folder 4
Draft Proposal to Office of Naval Research, undated




Box M3559.2 / Folder 5
Pilot Study, 1959


Scope and Content: Established Reference Scales and Reactions of Individuals to Habitual and Novel Stimulus Situations.


Box M3559.2 / Folder 6
Proposal for Study of Groups, 1963-1965




Box M3559.2 / Folder 7
Behavior in Small Groups report, undated




Box M3559.2 / Folder 8
Research Proposal Outline, undated


Scope and Content: General outline to serve for National Science Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation or National Institute of Mental Health.


Box M3559.2 / Folder 9
Social Judgment study, undated




Box M3559.2 / Folder 10
Research Proposal for the Office of Naval Research, undated




Box M3559.2 / Folder 11
Extension Request, undated







Sub-series 2: Sherif Research Materials, 1945-1979

Physical Location : Boxes M3560 - M3565.3

Scope and Content
This subseries includes materials pertaining to research projects and books conducted by Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif. Research topics include conformity, adolescent behavior, race relations, aspiration, intergroup relations, attitudes, ego-involvement, women's issues, social issues, dreams, group relations, personal involvement.Box M3560 contains 11 folders.Box M3560.1 contains 11 folders.Box M3560.2 contains 16 folders.Box M3561 contains 8 folders.Box M3561.1 contains 12 folders.Box M3561.2 contains 10 folders.Box M3561.3 contains 9 folders.Box M3562 contains 10 folders.Box M3562.1 contains 7 folders.Box M3562.2 contains 12 folders.Box M3562.3 contains 11 folders.Box M3563 contains 10 folders.Box M3563.1 contains 10 folders.Box M3563.2 contains 8 folders.Box M3563.3 contains 10 folders.Box M3563.4 contains 10 folders.Box M3564 contains 12 folders.Box M3564.1 contains 11 folders.Box M3564.2 contains 16 folders.Box M3565 contains 14 folders.Box M3565.1 contains 8 folders.Box M3565.2 contains 1 small box of survey response cards.Box M3565.3 contains 16 folders.


Series 7: Writing and Publications, ca. 1950-1979; undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3566-M3569.2

Scope and Content
This series contains manuscripts, drafts, and printings of publications written by Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif. Topics include social psychology, ego-involvement, group studies, book and article reviews, reprints of published works, and notes for various publications. Box M3566 contains 18 folders.Box M3566.1 contains 16 folders.Box M3566.2 contains 17 folders.Box M3567 contains 11 folders.Box M3567.1 contains 9 folders.Box M3567.2 contains 11 folders.Box M3568 contains 11 folders.Box M3568.1 contains 18 folders.Box M3568.2 contains 33 folders.Box M3569 contains 13 folders.Box M3569.1 contains 19 folders.Box M3569.2 contains 20 folders.


Series 8: Symposia, Colloquia, and Conferences, 1948-1981

Scope and Content
This series contains materials from various symposiums, colloquiums, and conferences attended by Carolyn Wood Sherif and Muzafer Sherif.Box M3570 contains 8 folders.Box M3570.1 contains 10 folders.Box M3570.2 contains 13 folders.Box M3570.3 contains 17 folders.Box M3571 contains 13 folders.Box M3571.1 contains 6 folders.Box M3571.2 contains 16 folders.Box M3571.3 contains 15 folders.Box M3572 contains 10 folders.


Series 9: Professional Organizations, 1964-1988

Physical Location : M3572.1-M3574

Scope and Content
This series contains materials from professional organizations in which Muzafer and/or Carolyn were members.Box M3572.1 contains 14 folders.Box M3573 contains 10 folders.Box M3573.1 contains 22 folders.Box M3573.2 contains 9 folders.Box M3574 contains 12 folders.


Series 10: Subject Files, 1929-1982

Scope and Content
This series contains materials that were later added to the collection. Because many subjects overlap with other established series in the collection, this series is described by each folder title.




Sub-series 1: Foreign Language Correspondence and Materials, 1929-1970s

Box M3575 / Folder 1
French Correspondence and Documents, 1939-1965




Box M3575 / Folder 2
German Correspondence and Documents, 1932-1977




Box M3575 / Folder 3
Italian Letter [unknown subject], 1966 July 12




Box M3575 / Folder 4
Spanish Correspondence, 1962-1967




Box M3575 / Folder 5
Turkish Correspondence, 1929-1935




Box M3575 / Folder 6
Turkish Correspondence, ca. 1940s




Box M3575 / Folder 7
Turkish Correspondence, ca. 1950s




Box M3576 / Folder 1
Turkish Correspondence, ca. 1960s-1970s




Box M3576 / Folder 2
Turkish Documents, 1929-1954




Box M3576 / Folder 3
Turkish Notes and Newspaper Articles, 1926-1954




Box M3576 / Folder 4
Miscellaneous Turkish Materials, 1969




Box M3576 / Folder 5
Foreign Language Reprints, 1958




Box M3576 / Folder 6
Lucky Luke comic book in French, 1966




Box M3576 / Folder 7
Materials on Soviet Union, ca. 1970s




Box M3576 / Folder 8
Notebook written in German, undated




Box M3576 / Folder 9
Case History of an Adolescent Girls Group: observed from 1938 to 1945 in Turkey, undated

Physical Description: Typescript with possible English translation






Sub-series 2: Written Works, 1941-1982

Box M3577 / Folder 1
Titles "Adaption" through "Autokinette", 1948-1980


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 2
Titles "Bargaining" through "Current", 1955-1980


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 3
Titles "Diagnosis" through "Do", 1944-1974


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 4
Titles "Effects" through "Experimental", 1952-1978


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 5
Titles "Factors" through "Group Training", 1950-1982


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 6
Titles "Implications" through "Interpersonal", 1941-1967


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 7
Titles "Judgment" through "Personality", 1950-1967


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3577 / Folder 8
Titles "Politics" through "Self-Image", 1944-1966


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3578 / Folder 1
Titles "Sex" through "Shared", 1952-1967


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3578 / Folder 2
Titles "Social Attitudes" to "Socio-Economic", 1945-1967


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3578 / Folder 3
Titles "Some" through "Studies", 1952-1965


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3578 / Folder 4
Titles "Toward" through "'Variational", 1942-1962


Scope and Content: Signed reprints and articles.


Box M3578 / Folder 5
Three Treatises on Gestalt Theory , undated


Scope and Content: Handwritten and translated manuscript by Max Wertheimer.


Box M3578 / Folder 6
Rigidity of Concept Utilization as a Function of Inductive and Deductive Derivation, 1961


Scope and Content: Dissertation by William Robert Hood.


Box M3578 / Folder 7
Individual Differences in the Perception of Visual Apparent Movement: Implications for Psychotherapy, 1954


Scope and Content: Dissertation by Maurice Temerlin.


Box M3578 / Folder 8
The Effects of Experimentally Introduced Anchorages upon Judgments in the Autokinetic Situation, 1958


Scope and Content: Dissertation by James O. Whitaker.


Box M3578.1 / Folder 1
Social Judgment, Chapter 7, undated




Box M3578.1 / Folder 2
Social Judgment, Chapter 8, undated




Box M3578.1 / Folder 3
Social Movements, miscellaneous material, undated




Box M3578.1 / Folder 4
Social Movements, Chapter 1, undated




Box M3578.1 / Folder 5
Social Movements, Presentation, 1975 August 31




Box M3578.1 / Folder 6
Social Movements, Drafts, undated




Box M3578.1 / Folder 7
Social Movements, Drafts, undated




Box M3578.2
Social Interaction: Process and Products, Selected Works, undated

Location: Folders 1-9

Scope and Content: Typescript of book by Muzafer Sherif, chapters 1-6 and front matter.


Box M3579
Attitude, Ego Involvement, and Change, undated

Location: Folders 1-17

Scope and Content: Typescript of book written by various author contributors.


Box M3579.1
Problems of Youth, 1964

Location: Folders 1-7

Scope and Content: Typescript and research materials of book written by Muzafer and Carolyn Wood Sherif.


Box M3579.1 / Folder 1
Social Psychological Foundations of Social Movements, undated

Genre/Format: Notecards






Sub-series 3: Research Studies, 1943-1963

Box M3579.2 / Folder 1
Sociograms Activities, 1949




Box M3579.2 / Folder 2
Sociograms, 1949




Box M3579.2 / Folder 3
Observation Reports, 1953


Restrictions on Access: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Contact CHP staff for access.
Restrictions on Use: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Material may be viewed if names are redacted. See CHP staff for information.


Box M3579.2 / Folder 4
Observation Reports, Stage 3, 1953




Box M3579.2 / Folder 5
Camp Studies Sociometric Data, 1953




Box M3579.2 / Folder 6
Robbers Cave Correspondence, 1954




Box M3579.2 / Folder 7
Robbers Cave Subject Forms, 1943


Restrictions on Access: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Contact CHP staff for access.
Restrictions on Use: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Material may be viewed if names are redacted. See CHP staff for information.


Box M3579.2 / Folder 8
Robbers Cave Subject Forms, 1943


Restrictions on Access: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Material may be viewed if names are redacted. See CHP staff for information.
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Box M3579.2 / Folder 9
Robbers Cave Study Results/Camper's Names, 1954


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Box M3580 / Folder 1
Robbers Cave Study, Ratings on Campers, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 2
Robbers Cave Study, Tallies on Campers Mail, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 3
Robbers Cave Study, Forms on Potential Subjects, 1954


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Box M3580 / Folder 4
Robbers Cave Study, Notes and Observation Reports, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 5
Robbers Cave Study, Eagles Stage I Observation Reports, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 6
Robbers Cave Study, Eagles Stage II Observation Reports, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 7
Robbers Cave Study, Eagles Stage III Observation Reports, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 8
Robbers Cave Study, Rattlers Stage II Observation Reports, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 9
Robbers Cave Study, Rattlers Stage III Observation Reports, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 10
Robbers Cave Study, Hoods Stage I Notes, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 11
Robbers Cave Study, Hoods Stage II Notes, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 12
Robbers Cave Study, Hoods Stage III Notes, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 13
Robbers Cave Study, Whites Stage I Notes, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 14
Robbers Cave Study, Whites Stage II Notes, 1954




Box M3580 / Folder 15
Robbers Cave Study, Whites Stage III Notes, 1954




Box M3580.1
Robbers Cave Study, 1949

Location: Folders 1-14

Scope and Content: Psychological test results for campers.
Restrictions on Access: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Contact CHP staff for access.
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Box M3580.2
Robbers Cave Study, 1949

Location: Folders 1-13

Scope and Content: Psychological test results for campers.
Restrictions on Access: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Contact CHP staff for access.
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Box M3580.3
Robbers Cave Study, 1949

Location: Folders 1-11

Scope and Content: Psychological test results for campers, group observations, camper applications and medical records, notes.
Restrictions on Access: This material is restricted due to privacy concerns. Contact CHP staff for access.
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Box M3581 / Folder 1
Robbers Cave Study, Draft and Note Cards, undated




Box M3581 / Folder 2
Robbers Cave Study, Draft, undated




Box M3581 / Folder 3
Autokinetic Study, 1935


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Box M3581 / Folder 4
Autokinetic Study, 1834


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Box M3581 / Folder 5
Autokinetic Study Results, 1951


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Box M3581 / Folder 6
Autokinetic Study Results, undated




Box M3581.1 / Folder 1
Autokinetic Study, 1934


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Box M3581.1 / Folder 2
Group Relations, 1960-1963


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Box M3581.1 / Folder 3
Natural Groups, undated




Box M3581.1 / Folder 4
Natural Groups, 1958-1959




Box M3581.1 / Folder 5
Observer/Rater Instructions for Group Structure Study, 1964 January




Box M3581.1 / Folder 6
Robbers Cave Study, Notes on Eagles Group, 1954




Box M3581.1 / Folder 7
Robbers Cave Study, Notes on Rattlers Group, 1954




Box M3581.1 / Folder 8
5th Grade Survey of "What I Want to be When I Grow Up", 1936 March




Box M3581.1 / Folder 9
Own Categories Study Data, undated




Box M3581.1 / Folder 10
Prestige Study Results, undated







Sub-series 4: Miscellaneous Material, 1934-1978; undated

Box M3582 / Folder 1
Society's Limits Upon Freedom, Lecture Notecards, 1966 October 20




Box M3582 / Folder 2
Institute of Group Relations, Financial Records, 1958-1963




Box M3582 / Folder 3
Institute of Group Relations, Financial Records, 1960-1961




Box M3582 / Folder 4
Institute of Group Relations, Financial Records, 1963-1964




Box M3582 / Folder 5
Institute of Group Relations, Financial Records, 1964-1965




Box M3582 / Folder 6
Institute of Group Relations, Personnel Data, ca. 1950s


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Box M3582 / Folder 7
Institute of Group Relations, Personnel Data, ca. 1960s


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Box M3582 / Folder 8
Institute of Group Relations, Personnel Data, 1962


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Box M3583
Daily Planners, 1934-1978




Box M3584 / Folder 1
Students for a Democratic Society, "The Port Huron Statement", undated




Box M3584 / Folder 2
Notes for Kaplowe Book, 1962




Box M3584 / Folder 3
Redstockings Feminist Revolution Journal, undated




Box M3584 / Folder 4
American Council on Education, 1957




Box M3584 / Folder 5
"The Arrow of Pi Beta Phi" Publication, 1943 May




Box M3584 / Folder 6
Various Bibliographies, 1932-1957




Box M3584 / Folder 7
Eugene McCarthy Presidential Campaign Material, undated




Box M3584 / Folder 8
Miscellaneous Publications, 1942-1977




Box M3584 / Folder 9
Free University of Berkeley Materials, undated




Box M3584 / Folder 10
Publisher Correspondence for Theoretical Analysis Book, 1966 March 3




Box M3584 / Folder 11
Correspondence for Attitude Change Book, 1966




Box M3584 / Folder 12
Kurt Lewin Memorial Award Introductory Remarks, ca. 1977




Box M3584 / Folder 13
Miscellaneous Conference Material, 1966




Box M3584 / Folder 14
Notes for B. F. Skinner Lectures on Verbal Behavior, undated




Box M3585 / Folder 1
John Birch Society Materials, 1966 June




Box M3585 / Folder 2
Kurt Lewin Memorial Award Presentation, 1968




Box M3585 / Folder 3
Canadian Peace Research Institute, 1977




Box M3585 / Folder 4
Material on Social Psychology Issues, 1965-1966




Box M3585 / Folder 5
Handmade Spatial Perception Test Material, undated




Box M3585 / Folder 6
Newspaper Articles about Social Judgment Book, 1961




Box M3585 / Folder 7
Articles on Intergroup Relations, 1954-1967




Box M3585 / Folder 8
Articles on Intergroup Relations, 1963-1965




Box M3585 / Folder 9
Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings, 1966




Box M3585 / Folder 10
Student Correspondence, undated




Box M3585 / Folder 11
"If the Social Scientist is to be More Than a Mere Technician", Kurt Lewin Memorial Address, September 2, 1967







Sub-Series 5: Written Works II, ca. 1950-1970; undated

Physical Location : Boxes M3586-M3587.2

Scope and Content
This is a continuation of Subseries 2: Written Works and contains the following:Box M3586 contains 9 folders of manuscript material for the publication, An Outline of Social Psychology.Box M3586.1 contains 4 folders of manuscript material for the publication, An Outline of Social Psychology and 4 folders of manuscripts for the publication, Orientation to Psychology.Box M3586.2 contains 9 folders of manuscript material for the publication, Social Psychology.Box M3587 contains 7 folders of manuscript material for the publication, Social Psychology.Box M3587.1 contains 3 folders of manuscript material for the Social Movements book; 5 folders of manuscript material for the Psychology of Ego-Involvement book; and 2 folders of publishing contracts and a book cover proof.Box M3587.2 contains 13 folders of various publication and manuscript materials.