Inventory of the Larry Jay Diamond clippings collection

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Inventory of the Larry Jay Diamond clippings collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Lyalya Kharitonova
Date Completed:
2008, revised 2012
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun and Microsoft Word file by Elizabeth Phillips.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Larry Jay Diamond clippings collection
Dates: 1978-2004
Collection Number: 2002C79
Collector: Diamond, Larry Jay, collector.
Collection Size: 11 manuscript boxes (4.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to political, social and economic conditions in Nigeria.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Larry Jay Diamond clippings collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2002.

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 online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

Larry Diamond is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, where he directs the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law. He is the founding co-editor of the Journal of Democracy and serves as senior consultant at the International Forum for Democratic Studies of the National Endowment for Democracy. With Abbas Milani, he coordinates the Hoover Institution Project on Democracy in Iran. His research focuses on comparative trends in the stability of democracy in developing countries and post communist states and on US foreign policy. At Stanford University, he is a professor by courtesy of political science and sociology.
Diamond has edited or co-edited more than 30 books on democracy, including the recent titles How People View Democracy, How East Asians View Democracy, Latin America's Struggle for Democracy, Political Change in China: Comparisons with Taiwan, and Assessing the Quality of Democracy . Among his other published works are, Developing Democracy: Toward Consolidation (1999), Promoting Democracy in the 1990s (1995), and Class, Ethnicity, and Democracy in Nigeria (1989).
Source: http://www.stanford.edu/~ldiamond/

Scope and Content of Collection

Acquired in 2002, the Larry Jay Diamond collection in the Hoover Institution Archives includes clippings, correspondence, writings, conference proceedings, and printed matter relating to political, social and economic conditions before, during, and after Presidential elections in Nigeria in 1983.
Research materials in the papers pertain to Diamond's book Class, Ethnicity, and Democracy in Nigeria (1989). There are draft chapters of the book on the floppy disks.
The papers include materials relating to his teaching activities as a Fulbright visiting lecturer at Bayero University Kano (BUK), Nigeria, from 1982 to 1983, as well as conference proceedings of National United Power Convention (NUPC) in Baghdad in 2004.

Indexing Terms

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


Collection Contents

Box: 1-11

Clippings on Nigerian politics, 1978-1992.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by subject.
Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Agriculture, 1979-1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Alhaji Moshood Abiola, 1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Aliens control, 1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Assessments of democracy in Nigeria, 1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Auto accidents, 1990

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Biographies, profiles, and leaders, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Business and finance, 1990

Box/Folder: 1 : 7-9

Campaign obstruction, 1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 10-12

Campaign pledges and speeches, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

Census, 1990

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

Chief Emeka Ojukwu, 1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 15

Constitution as political structure, 1983

Box/Folder: 2 : 1-4

Corruption and accountability, 1981-1992

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Cultural and social problems, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 2 : 6

Development of class structure, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

Drug trade, international, 1990

Box/Folder: 2 : 8-10

Economic development, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 2 : 11

Education, 1990

Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Election prospects, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 2 : 13-14

Electoral administration, Federal Electoral Commission (FEDECO), 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 1-2

Ethnics, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 3

Ethnicity, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 4

External debt, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 5

First Lady of Nigeria, Better Life Fair, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 6-7

Foreign affairs, 1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 8

Human rights; justice, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 9

Igbos and politics, 1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 10

International business, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 11

International drug trade, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 12

Interviews with leaders, 1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 13

Islam, 1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 14

Judiciary, 1983-1984

Box/Folder: 3 : 15

Labor trade unions, 1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 16

Languages, official and spoken, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 17

Law: judiciary, 1990

Box/Folder: 3 : 18

Legitimacy, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 3 : 19-20

Local government, 1983-1990

Box/Folder: 4 : 1-6

Magazine articles, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 4 : 7-9

Military and police, 1990

Box/Folder: 4 : 10

National Assembly, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 5 : 1-3

New states, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 5 : 4-7

Nigeria in African press, 1985-1987

Box/Folder: 5 : 8-9

Nigeria in the U.S. press, 1978-1983

Box/Folder: 5 : 10-11

Nigerian External Telecommunications (NET) fire incident, 1983

Box/Folder: 5 : 12

Nigerian political history, 1982-1983

Box: 5 :

Nigerian political parties, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 5 : 13

Progressive Parties Alliance (PPA), 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 6 : 1-7

National Party of Nigeria (NPN), 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 6 : 8-12

Nigerian People's Party (NPP), 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 6 : 13

Great Nigeria People's Party (GNPP), 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 6 : 14-15

People's Redemption Party (PRP), 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 6 : 16

Nigeria Advance Party (NAP), 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 6 : 17

Party decamping, 1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 1-2

Oil and gas, The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), 1983-1990

Box/Folder: 7 : 3

Olusegun Obasanjo controversy, 1990

Box/Folder: 7 : 4-5

Opinions on present and future, 1990

Box/Folder: 7 : 6-7

People, class; pictures and cartoons, 1990

Box/Folder: 7 : 8-9

Police election, 1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 10

Political culture, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 11

Political opinions, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 12

Political transition problem, 1990

Box/Folder: 7 : 13-15

Politics, parties and politicians, 1982-1991

Box/Folder: 7 : 16

Political violence, 1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 17

Politics and police, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 18-19

Press and media, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 20

Radical opinions and analyses, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 7 : 21

Religion, 1990

Box/Folder: 8 : 1

Religion and politics, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 2

Religious violence, 1982-1983

Box: 8-9 :

Sociology of the election campaign, 1979-1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 3

Agricultural and rural development, 1979-1982

Box/Folder: 8 : 4-5

Conduct of election, 1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 6

Education, literacy campaign, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 7

Election analyses, 1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 8

Election assessment, 1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 9-10

Election disputes, 1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 11

Election malpractices, 1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 12

Election pledges, 1983

Box/Folder: 8 : 13

Election prospects and expectations, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 1

Election results, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 2

Election tone, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 3

Election violence, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 4-6

Federal Electoral Commission (FEDECO), 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 7

Gubernatorial election, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 8

Future of democracy, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 9

Legitimacy, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 10

Police election, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 11

President Shehu Shagari second term, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 12

Voters registration, 1983

Box/Folder: 9 : 13

Women's role in national development, 1981-1983

Box: 10-11

States government political development, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 1

Anambra, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 2

Bauchi, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 3

Bendel, 1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 4

Benue, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 5

Borno, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 6

Cross River, 1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 7

Gongola, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 8

Imo, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 9

Kaduna, 1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 10

Kano, 1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 11

Kwara, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 12

Lagos, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 13

Niger, 1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 14

Ogun, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 10 : 15

Ondo, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 1

Oyo, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 2

Plateau, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 3

Rivers, 1981-1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 4

Sokoto, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 5

State of the Nation, 1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 6

Structural Adjustment Programs (SAP), implementations and effects, economic policies, 1989-1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 7

Students, 1981-1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 8

Teachers, 1982-1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 9

Trade unions, 1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 10-11

Traditional rulers, 1983-1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 12

Universities admission policies, bank loans, 1989-1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 13

Universities secret cults, 1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 14

Women?s health, 1990

Box/Folder: 11 : 15

World Bank loans, 1990

Box: 11

Writings and activities file, 1982-2004.

Scope and Content Note

Consists of research notes, typescripts, materials related to teaching, and conference proceedings.
Box/Folder: 11 : 16

Fulbright Visiting lecturer at Bayero University Kano (BUK), Kano State, Nigeria, 1982-1983.

Scope and Content Note

Consists of correspondence, curriculum vitae, notes, and clippings
Box/Folder: 11 : 17

"For a Free and United Democratic Iraq," National United Power Convention (NUPC), Baghdad, 2004

Scope and Content Note

Consists of posters, program, and other printed material in Arabic and English, and currency (dinars) issued by Central Bank of Iraq
Box/Folder: 11 : 18

"Nigeria: Understanding the 1983 Elections," typescript, 1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 19

"Interview with Chief Obafemi Awolowo, National Leader of the Unity Party of Nigeria," 1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 20-21

Notes, 1983

Box/Folder: 11 : 22

Six 5.25-inch floppy disks labeled book chapter drafts, correspondence, and research material, circa 1987