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Stanford Law School Faculty Records

SLADE Collection


Bulk of the records pertain to Studies in Law and Development Research Project (SLADE).  SLADE was focused on measuring the impact of various programs to help different countries to develop their legal institution from 1945 to 1970.  SLADE was the first project to establish on how to do empirical studies on the legal system.  John Henry Merryman was the director of the project; these files are his working files.  

Collection Identifier Number: LAW-61803

List of Series:

  • SLADE Proposal Reports, 1967-1981
  • SLADE Working File, 1968-1978
  • SLADE Law and Development Files, 1967-2000
  • John Henry Merryman’s Bibliography Articles, 1945- 1988