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Finding Aid for the Gene Norman Levine Japanese American Research Project Records, circa 1964-1981 LSC.1575
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  • Conditions on Access
  • Conditions on Use and Reproduction
  • Preferred Citation
  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
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  • Title: Gene Norman Levine Japanese American Research Project Records
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.1575
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 7.5 linear feet (15 boxes)
    Date: circa 1964-1981
    Abstract: Levine was born on May 15, 1930 in Medford, Massachusetts. He received his AB from Boston University in 1952 and his Ph.D from Columbia University in 1959. He was a research associate at the Columbia University Bureau of Applied Social Research from 1954-64, research sociologist at the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development from 1964-65 and became assistant professor of sociology at UCLA in 1965. His books include, Workers Vote: the Political Behavior of Men in the Printing Trade (1963) and The Japanese American Community: a Three-generation Study (1981). The collection consists of original completed survey forms of the UCLA Japanese American Research Project (JARP).
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
    Creator: Levine, Gene N., 1930-2004

    Conditions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

    Conditions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where UCLA Library Special Collections does not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gene Norman Levine Japanese American Research Project Records (Collection 1575). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles..

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Gene N. Levine, 1989 & 1991.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1973127 

    Biography

    Gene Norman Levine was born on May 15, 1930 in Medford, Massachusetts; AB, Boston University, 1952; Ph.D, Columbia University, 1959; research associate, Columbia University Bureau of Applied Social Research, 1954-64; research sociologist, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1964-65; became assistant professor of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1965; his books include, Workers Vote: the Political Behavior of Men in the Printing Trade (1963) and The Japanese American Community: a Three-Generation Study (1981).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of original completed survey forms of the University of California, Los Angeles Japanese American Research Project (JARP).

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. JARP survey forms, 1970s (Boxes 1-9).
    2. Issei survey original, 1964 (Box 10).
    3. Issei survey revised (Boxes 10-11).
    4. Issei survey--original, 1964-65 (Box 11).
    5. Issei survey, revised, 1965-66 (Box 12).
    6. Issei survey, revised, 1966 (Boxes 12-13).
    7. Issei and Nissei surveys, 1960s (Boxes 14-15).

    Related Material

    Japanese American Research Project Collection of Material about Japanese in the United States (Collection 2010).  Available at Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Japanese American Research Project (University of California, Los Angeles)--Archives..
    Levine, Gene N., 1930-2004--Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of Sociology--Faculty--Archives.
    Japanese Americans--History--Sources.