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Julian Stanley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0052
Julian C. Stanley (1918-2005) as a professor of psychology at Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of a large selection of Julian C. Stanley's published reprints, abstracts, reports, and seminar papers (1949-1968) in the field of educational psychology.

Dates

  • 1926-1928, 1949-1968

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.94 Cubic Feet (2 legal size document boxes)

Biographical Note

Julian C. Stanley was a professor of psychology at Johns Hopkins University. He was born in Macon, Georgia on July 9, 1918. He received his B.S. from Georgia Southern College in 1927 and his Ed.D from Harvard in 1949.

Dr. Stanley taught at George Peabody College, Vanderbilt University and the University of Wisconsin before coming to Hopkins in 1967 as professor of psychology. He published widely in the field of educational psychology, and is known for his research in methods of learning measurement and statistics. He founded the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth (CTY), as well as a related research project, the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth (SMPY), whose work has, since 1980, been supplemented by the Julian C. Stanley Study of Exceptional Talent (SET), which provides academic assistance to gifted children. Stanley was also widely known for his classic book, coauthored with Donald Campbell, on the design of educational and psychological research - Experimental and Quasi-experimental Designs for Research.

Biographical information adapted from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_Stanley, accessed 2017 March 2.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of a large selection of Julian C. Stanley's published reprints, abstracts, reports, and seminar papers (1949-1968) in the field of educational psychology. Also in the collection are photocopies of a series of lectures presented by Egbertus Rudolf van Kampen at the University of Leiden, 1926-1928.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated by Professor Stanley in 1980.

Processing Information

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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