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University of Pennsylvania War or Peace Program Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-University of Pennsylvania War or Peace Program

Overview

This project, under the direction of Buckminster Fuller (World Fellow in Residence at the University of Pennsylvania at that time) was comprised of leading scholars debating issues related to human aggression and global conflict, in 1973 and 1974.

Dates

  • 1973-1976

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

None.

Copyright and Rights Information

None.

Historical

This project, under the direction of Buckminster Fuller (World Fellow in Residence at the University of Pennsylvania at that time) was comprised of four components: world forums of leading scholars debating issues related to human aggression and global conflict; the War or Peace Theme Gallery at the University Museum; education through interdisciplinary courses and film festivals, workshops, etc.; and a television/film presentation of Fuller's film on the theme that peace through technology is possible. It was part of a three-year program which the University of Pennsylvania sponsored as part of the Philadelphia Bicentennial celebration.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2.5 linear in.)

Other Finding Aids

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Custodial History

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the not official repository for these papers/records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown.

Legal Status

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Processing Information

Processed by SCPC staff. This finding aid was created by Wendy E. Chmielewski in November, 2011.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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