Register of the John D. Montgomery Papers, 1946-1991

Prepared by Michael Jakobson
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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© 1999
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the John D. Montgomery Papers, 1946-1991

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
Michael Jakobson
Date Completed:
March 1982
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: John D. Montgomery Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1946-1991
Collection number: 75039
Creator: Montgomery, John D. (John Dickey), 1920-2008.
Collection Size: 18 manuscript boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John D. Montgomery Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

Denazification.
Economic assistance, American--Asia, Southeastern.
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.
Asia, Southeastern.
Asia, Southeastern--Economic conditions.
Germany.
Japan.
United States--Foreign relations.
Vietnam.
Vietnam--Economic conditions.
Economic development.
Developing countries.
Africa--Economic conditions.
Asia--Economic conditions--1945-
Africa.
Asia.
Military government.
Japan--History--Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
Germany--History--1945-1955.

Biographical Note

1920, Feb. 15 Born, Evanston, Illinois
1941 B.A., Kalamazoo College
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
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