Guide to the Alfredo Castaneda Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0268
Creator: Castaneda, Alfredo.
Title: Alfredo Castaneda papers
Dates: 1972-1980
Physical Description: 11 Linear feet
Summary: These papers pertain to Castaneda's teaching career at Stanford and include correspondence, student papers, reports, publication files, and course materials. Subjects include his professional and teaching activities, his students, bilingual education, and Mexican Americans. The papers also include minutes from seminars held at the Boys Town for the Study of Youth Development at Stanford, 1975-76 (subsequently known as the Stanford Center for the Study of Youth Development).
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Transferred by School of Education, 1981.

Information about Access

Partially restricted: confidential student files not open.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Alfredo Castaneda Papers (SC0268). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Alfredo Castaneda, a nationally prominent expert in multicultural education, was professor of education at Stanford from 1972 until his death in 1981. He was the first Chicano appointed full professor at Stanford. Castaneda received his a.b. from San Francisco State in 1948 and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Ohio State in 1951 and 1952. Prior to his appointment at Stanford, he taught at several universities including the University of Toronto, Queens College of the City University of New York, the University of Texas, and the University of California at Riverside, where he had been chairman of Mexican- American Studies.

Description of the Collection

These papers pertain to Castaneda's teaching career at Stanford and include correspondence, student papers, reports, publication files, and course materials. Subjects include his professional and teaching activities, his students, bilingual education, and Mexican Americans. The papers also include minutes from seminars held at the Boys Town for the Study of Youth Development at Stanford, 1975-76 (subsequently known as the Stanford Center for the Study of Youth Development).
Some student files contained materials of a sensitive nature. These have been separated from the rest of the collection in Box 8 and are not open to researchers.

Access Terms

Boys Town Center for the Study of Youth Development.
Castaneda, Alfredo.
Stanford Center for the Study of Youth Development.
Stanford University. School of Education--Curricula.
Stanford University. School of Education--Faculty
Education, Bilingual --United States.
Mexican Americans--Education.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Ortiz, Lupe

Box 1, Folder 2

Solit, Lizz Campos

Box 1, Folder 3

Dissertation Advisees

Box 1, Folder 4

Dissertations: 1974-1977

Box 1, Folder 5

Dissertations: 1975-1980

Box 1

Affirmative Action at Stanford: Policies, 1972-73 Report, 1973-74 Priorities

Box 1

Study Guideline of the History and Culture of the Mexican American

Box 1, Folder 6

Barbieri, Paolo

Box 1, Folder 7

Palo Alto Unified School District (1979)

Box 1, Folder 8

Research Group: Inter-ethnic Relations Research Group

Box 1, Folder 9

Research Assistantships 1974

Box 1

Cultural Democracy, Bicognitive Development and Education (Ramirez and Castaneda)

Box 1

Bilingual Education Paper Series: The Title VII (Bilingual Education) Fellowship Program: A Preliminary Report (4 copies)

Box 1, Folder 10

Bilingual Educ. -Crt. & Educ. Acts (Lau vs. Nichols)

Box 1, Folder 11

Bilingual Educ. -Curriculum Models Spanish-Speaking Migrant Students

Box 1

Memorandum: January 6, 1976

Box 1, Folder 12

Book: Cultural Democracy, Bicognitive Development & Education by A. Castaneda and M. Ramirez, 1974-75

Box 1, Folder 13

Book: Mexican Americans and Educational Change

Box 1, Folder 14

Book Orders, 1974-75

Box 1, Folder 15

Brazilean Project -Vince Martin, 1975

Box 1, Folder 16

National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1973-74

Box 1, Folder 17

Practicum for the MA Program in Cultural Pluralism -A. Castaneda

Box 1, Folder 18

Dissertations -1975 -77

Box 1, Folder 19

Research, 1974

Box 1, Folder 20

Ramos, Robert -A.T.&T., 1975

Box 1, Folder 21

Poems

Box 1, Folder 22

Pottinger, Stan

Box 1, Folder 23

Administrative Correspondence regarding Advisees ... , 1976-1977.

Box 2

Various student papers (Education 180,214,242,381), publications, articles, Biocognitive Inventory Forms (adult, student, teacher), dissertations, Bibliographies for classes, References for Bilingual Education Title VII

Box 3, Folder 1

Meadowcroft, Jean

Box 3, Folder 2

Orals

Box 3, Folder 3

Faculty Schedule of Classes

Box 3, Folder 4

Fountenberry, Carolyn

Box 3, Folder 5

Flores, David

Box 3, Folder 6

Fortman, Maurice

Box 3, Folder 7

Dr. Castaneda

Box 3, Folder 8

Lamb, Gene

Box 3, Folder 9

Harvard Journal on Chicano Affairs

Box 3, Folder 10

Harvard University Press Nat'l Advisory COuncil

Box 3, Folder 11

Faculty Meetings: Chicano

Box 3, Folder 12

La Red!fhe Net Monthly Newsletter

Box 3, Folder 13

Farwest Laboratory for Ed'l Research and Development 1973-74

Box 3, Folder 14

Ford Foundation, 1973-75

Box 3, Folder 15

Faculty Memos, Bulletins, & Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 3, Folder 16

Navarro, Susan

Box 3, Folder 17

Parker-Ware, Robin

Box 3, Folder 18

Lopez, Alonso

Box 3, Folder 19

Bilingual Association of Students Materials

Box 3, Folder 20

Bilingual-Bicultural Education

Box 3, Folder 21

Jr. High Midsites & Participation

Box 3, Folder 22

Garcia, Angie

Box 3, Folder 23

Gorrez, Lydia

Box 3, Folder 24

Relation of Stress and Differential Position ..... Motor Learning

Box 3, Folder 25

Response to Conflict as a Function of Response-Defined Anxiety

Box 3, Folder 26

Clash of Cultures in the Classroom

Box 3, Folder 27

Description of a Program to Train Parents to Influence the Development of

Box 3

Question-Asking Skills in their Young Children, by Angela Garcia

Box 3, Folder 28

Grand Jury Report: San Francisco Unified School District

Box 3

Student papers, proposals, dissertations, teaching guidelines

Box 4

Student Papers (#19 - 23) 1972-77 Boys Town Center for the Study of Youth Development (seminar minutes 1975- 1976 and materials on search for director 1974)

Box 5

Student Papers (#10 -18)

Box 6

Student Papers (#1 -9)

Box 7

Miscellaneous Papers and articles for Education students

Box 7, Folder 1

Associative Strength and Degree of Learning Competition in Verbal Paired-Assoc.

Box 7, Folder 2

Complex Learning and Perfomance as a Function of Anxiety in Children and Task Difficul ty

Box 7, Folder 3

Differential Relation of Latency and Discrimination Response Vigor to Stimulus .... Brightness

Box 7

The Education Needs of Mexican Americans

Box 7, Folder 4

Melting Potters vs. Cultural Pluralists

Box 7, Folder 5

Melting Potters vs. Cultural Pluralists

Box 7, Folder 6

Castaneda, Alfredo: Melting Potters vs. Cultural Pluralists

Box 7, Folder 7

Castaneda, Alfredo: Melting Potters vs. Cultural Pluralists

Box 7, Folder 8

Bibliography

Box 7

Sex Differences, Sex Typing, and Women's Studies Bibliography

Box 7, Folder 9

Anxiety and the Differential Adaptation Hypothesis

Box 7

Notebook: Cultural Democracy, Bicognitive Development & Education I-IV

Box 7

Notebook: Cultural Democracy, Bicognitive Development & Education V-VIII

Box 7

Cultural Democracy, Bicognitive Development & Education I-VIII

Box 7

The Book of Readings

Box 7

Symposium: Mexican Americans and Educational Change

Box 7, Folder 10

Nat'l Committee on the Education of Migrant Children

Box 7, Folder 11

Chicanismo

Box 7, Folder 12

Nuestra Lucha

Box 7, Folder 13

Assm. of Police-Comm. Relations: Toward Quality Education for Mexican Americans

 

Student papers

Access Information

Restricted for 75 years from date of creation.
Box 8, Folder 1

Bianchi, Maria

Box 8, Folder 2

Calzada-Cota, Irene

Box 8, Folder 3

Delgado, Terre

Box 8, Folder 4

Fernandez, Celestino

Box 8, Folder 5

Gallardo, Edgar

Box 8, Folder 6

Garcia, Ron

Box 8, Folder 7

Hernandez, Francisco

Box 8, Folder 8

Menchaca, Isaias (2/75)

Box 8, Folder 9

Martinez, Ben

Box 8, Folder 10

Ramirez, David

Box 8, Folder 11

Ratliff, Shirley

Box 8, Folder 12

Valenzuela, Anna Marie