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  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: John Dickey Montgomery papers
    Date (inclusive): 1946-1991
    Collection Number: 75039
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 18 manuscript boxes (7.5 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, reports, notes, interview summaries, and printed matter relating to American aid to South Vietnam and other southeast Asian countries, economic development in various Asian and African countries, Japanese and German public opinion regarding the purge of wartime leaders after World War II, and political, social, and economic effects of the purge on Japan and Germany.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Montgomery, John D. (John Dickey), 1920-2008.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items, computer media, and digital files. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos, films, or digital files during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual or digital material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Dickey Montgomery papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975, with incremental material received in subsequent years.

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

    Biographical Note

    1920 February 15 Born, Evanston, Illinois
    1941 B.A., Kalamazoo College
    1948 M.A., Harvard University
    1951 Ph.D., Harvard University
    1953 Author, Purge in Occupied Japan
    1957 Author, Forced to be Free
    1957-1959 Chief Academic Advisor, National Institute of Administration, Saigon, Vietnam
    1959 Author, Cases in Vietnamese Administration
    1961 Co-author, Education and Training in Developing Countries and Traditions, Values and Socio-Economic Development
    1962 Author, The Politics of Foreign Aid
    1963- Professor of Public Administration, Harvard University
    1966 Author, Approaches to Development: Politics, Administration and Change
    1969 Co-author, Political and Administrative Development
    1974 Author, Technology and Civic Life, Making and Implementing Development Decisions
    1975 Co-author, Policy Science and Population
    1976 Co-author, Values and Development: Appraising Asian Experience
    1979 Co-author, Patterns of Policy: Comparative and Longitudinal Studies of Population Events
    1980 Co-author, Appropriate Technology and Social Values
    1980- Chairman, Department of Government, Harvard University
    1981 Co-author, Technology and International Affairs
    1986 Author, Aftermath: Tarnished Outcomes of American Foreign Policy
    1991- Director, Pacific Basin Research Center, Soka University of America
    1995 Editor, with Dennis A. Rondinelli, Great Policies: Strategic Innovations in Asia and the Pacific Basin
    1997 Editor, Values in Education: Social Capital Formation in Asia and the Pacific
    1998 Editor, Human Rights: Positive Policies in Asia and the Pacific Rim
    1999-2001 Editor, Policy Sciences
    2001 Editor, with Alex Inkeles, Social Capital as a Policy Resource
    2008 April 3 Died, Newton, Massachusetts

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, reports, notes, interview summaries, and printed matter relating to American aid to South Vietnam and other southeast Asian countries, economic development in various Asian and African countries, Japanese and German public opinion regarding the purge of wartime leaders after World War II, and political, social, and economic effects of the purge on Japan and Germany.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Denazification.
    Economic assistance, American--Southeast Asia.
    Economic assistance, American--Vietnam.
    Land tenure--Vietnam.
    Political purges--Germany.
    Political purges--Japan.
    Public opinion--Germany.
    Public opinion--Japan.
    Reconstruction (1939-1951)--Germany.
    Reconstruction (1939-1951)--Japan.
    Southeast Asia--Economic conditions.
    Vietnam--Economic conditions.
    Economic development.
    Developing countries.
    Africa--Economic conditions.
    Asia--Economic conditions--1945-
    Military government.
    Japan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
    Germany--History--1945-1955.