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Stanford Law School Faculty Records

Series Description:

Title: SLADE Working File
Inclusive Dates: 1968-1978

Creators/Contributors:  John Henry Merryman

Access Restrictions: Unprocessed
Copyright Restriction: Property rights reside with Robert Crown Law Library Special Collection.  Copyrights are retained by the creator of the records or their heirs.

Series Description:

This series consist of materials from 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.  Information contain but not limited to preliminary study method, correspondence between researcher, and memos about implementation of this study. Arranged as found.

Extent: 2.09 Linear Feet (textual)
Location: GS-SU-07-04-02

Identifier Number: LAW-1912146
Accession Number:
2018-SLS-02

Finding aid prepared by:

Robert Crown Law Library
Stanford, CA 94305-8610
Phone: 650.723.2465
Fax: 650.725.0253

Box and Folder List:

Box 1

Memorandum (Index) 
Annual Report (Grant) 
Yucatan Working conference
D. Clark, Comments on “El Papel del Derecho en la Solucion de Conflictos Agrarios”
Legal Culture Pre-Pilot Study
Legal Culture Memorandums
Legal Culture Pilot Study [Folder 1 of 2] 
Legal Culture Pilot Study [Folder 2 of 2] 
Legal Culture Research Design
Data Volume--Instruction 
[Instruction] 
[Goes to Data Tape Bin 638] 
[Tape Bin 638] 
[Tape Bin 336, Tape 1] 
[Tape Bin 336, Tape 2]

Box 2

SLADE-Yale
SLADE-Yucatan Meeting
SLADE: Aid Correspondence
SLADE: Aid Applications
SLADE: Annual Reports
SLADE-Evaluation /visit-January 1976 [Folder 1 of 2] 
SLADE-Evaluation /visit-January 1976 [Folder 2 of 2] 
SLADE--Chile Fuenzalida
SLADE--Chile
SLADE-David L. Clark Correspondence
SLADE: Colombia
SLADE-Costa Rica Correspondence [Folder 1 of 2] 
SLADE-Costa Rica Correspondence [Folder 2 of 2]