Oral history interview with David Riesman 1982

 

Name
Riesman, David, 1909-2002 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with David Riesman 1982
Abstract
Impressions of Spencer Foundation and grant allocation priorities; interest in broadening relationship between social and natural science; leadership of Tom James; differences between socially constructive and fundamental research; experiences with grant-giving institutions.
Collection Name
Spencer Foundation project
Subjects
Educators; Sociologists; Endowment of research; Education--Research; Riesman, David, 1909-2002; James, H. Thomas (Henry Thomas), 1915-2016; Spencer Foundation
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1982
Note (Biographical)
Educator, sociologist.
Note
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on June 17, 1982.
Digitzed from analog recordings: Original available in the Columbia Center for Oral History, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries
Note (Provenance)
David Riesman, Gift 1987
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13507448
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-jths-c304
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.