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Raymond F. Gale Papers
HPA Mss 11  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access Restrictions
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Raymond F. Gale Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1968-1990
    Collection Number: HPA Mss 11
    Creator: Gale, Raymond F., 1918-
    Collection Size: 1.5 linear feet (4 regular and one half-size manuscript boxes)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: SRLF.
    Abstract: The Raymond F. Gale Papers include typescripts of published books and papers, notes, exercises, lectures, and other works by Gale, a professor of humanistic psychology at Ball State University from 1962-1983. Also included in the collection are the elements of a slide show (slides, script, recording) put together by Gale in 1974 entitled "The Common Strivings of People."
    Language: English.

    Access Restrictions

    Collection is stored off-site; advance notice required for retrieval.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Raymond F. Gale Papers. HPA Mss 11. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Raymond F. Gale, September 1988.


    Raymond F. Gale was a professor of humanistic psychology at Ball State University from 1962 until his retirement in 1983. Prior to his faculty appointment he had served as director of counseling at the same institution's Burris Laboratory, following several years of work as a teacher and school counselor in Illinois public schools. Gale's research and writing focused on the common strivings of people across cultural divisions.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Raymond F. Gale Papers represent Gale's thirty years of teaching, research, and writing during his tenure at Ball State University. Included are notes and typescripts for his 1969 book Developmental Behavior: A Humanistic Approach as well as two later books; typescripts of several lectures, book proposals and articles; and the slides, script, and recording for a slide show entitled "The Common Strivings of People."

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Gale, Raymond F., 1918-.
    Humanistic psychology.
    Self-actualization (Psychology).