University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the David V. Edwards Papers, 1965-1977, 1988, 1991-1995



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Edwards, David V.
Title: David V. Edwards Papers
Dates: 1965-1977, 1988, 1991-1995
Abstract: Professor Edwards teaches political and social theory, American politics, public policy, and international relations. Records include his textbooks' maunscripts, drafts, and reviews, and research material and correspondence relating to the publishing of the textbooks.
Accession No.: AR 89-202, 2001-056, 2005-176, 2005-185
Extent: 45 feet
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Professor Edwards received his B.A. degree from Swarthmore College, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Harvard University. Professor Edwards teaches political and social theory, American politics, public policy, and international relations at the University of Texas at Austin. His research interests include the philosophy of social science, noetic sciences, theories of administration, the theory and practice of public policy, international relations theory, American foreign policy, and U.S.- Russian relations. He has been a research associate at the Washington Center of Foreign Policy Research, a visiting professor at New York University, holder of Rockefeller and NATO research fellowships, and a consultant to the Danforth Foundation, the Industrial Management Center, and the Institute for Defense Analyses. His books include Creating a New World Politics, International Political Analysis, Arms Control in International Politics, The American Political Experience, and Practicing American Politics. He has written for The Nation, The Washington Post, La Quinzaine Litteraire, and other periodicals.


Scope and Contents

The records in the David V. Edwards paper incorporate materials from three different time periods, 1965-1977, 1988, and 1991-1995. The bulk of the material revolves around work Professor Edwards has put in to the writing, developing, and publishing of his textbooks, namely The American Political Experience, International Political Analysis, and Practicing American Politics, including drafts, manuscripts, reviews, research articles, and correspondence with editors and publishers. Also included are papers relating to courses Edwards has taught and other research-related materials. NOTE: In the records from 1991-1995, the chapters for Practicing American Politics are labeled using varying chapter numbers, as work was being done on them before the final chapter numbers were set. In the Inventory description of these chapters, they are numbered according to the final chapter number list.


Restrictions

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Unrestricted access.

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Most of these papers are stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.


Index Terms

Subjects
Edwards, David V.
Textbooks.
Politics.
University of Texas--Austin.
Lippucci, Alessandra.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

David V. Edwards Papers, 1965-1977, 1988, 1991-1995, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Stored offsite at LSF:

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CDL2/A1 The American Political Experience, 1st edition:
Files:
20. In World of Nations, AFP in interdependent world defense spending
27. Quality of Democracy
28. Survey Summary, Conclusion
Political organizing change
The Changing System
25. Toward Quality of Life
Consumerism
Drugs and Regulation and Sex
26. The Energy of America
Printed material
Food and Hunger in America
Clippings and notes
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CDL2/A2 Manuscripts
Reviews
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CDL2/A3 Energy, fuel
Politics of the environment
Solar I
Solar II
Solar, Stobaugh and Yergin chapter
Water politics, Lee Brown, tape
Solar satellite
NEPA/CEQ/EPA/EIS’s
Environmental laws and institutions, Government 312L
Nuclear Waste Policy
Three Mile Island
Helen Caldicott, Nuclear Madness
Notes
NRC (Nuclear Regulatory Commission)
Julian Martin, TIPRO
Solar lecture, Transparencies
Department of Energy
Professor Thomas Griffy
Karen Silkwood
Fuel
Energy
Politics of energy
Natural gas regulation, Lo-vaca
Nuclear power debate
Global economy of energy, fuel
Energy politics
The Energy of America
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CDL2/A4 Newspaper clippings
Spread of government through time, expression of needs and desires concerning government; Changing demands/Politics of policy
Government
Minorities in majority politics
Binstock and shanas chapters, aging
Women young and old
Women in power
Women/ERA
The Quality of Liberty
Politics of Education
The Media
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CDL2/A5 Press/Media/Information
370L Spring, 1977
Printed material, clippings
Student feedback from Views of Optimism
Printed material
Carter and foreign policy
Women 1973
Bureaucracy
Welfare, Poverty
Farm problems
New left
Health Insurance/Finance
Welfare problem
The poor/Poverty, unemployment
Affluence, 1973
Health and welfare
Poverty, 1973
Migrants, 1973
Migrant workers
Migrants
Report, East Coast Migratory and other seasonal farm laborers, November 1965 - April 1970
Migrant workers
Children at the Crossroads
Today’s lecture
Federalism, states and cities, 1976
Attitudes and behavior
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CDL2/A6 Carbon of Master
The American Political Experience, printed materials and notes
The Coming Transformation of the Global System, notes
Energy and IR
Commodity pricing, report
War on Hunger, report
ReAp: Allyn and Bacon
David V. Edwards
Sandy Edwards
Prospectus for a new text in American Politics
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CDL2/A7 Galley proofs, The American Political Experience
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CDL2/A8 Galley proofs, The American Political Experience
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CDL2/A9 The American Political Experience, 2nd edition:
Manuscript proofs and copy edited manuscript
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CDL2/A10 Galley proofs
Correspondence with Stan Wakefield
Notes, printed material
Galley proofs
Soft cover, rough draft
Revisions
Day in the life
Printed material correspondence, notes
Opinions, strategies for book, (transparencies included)
Edwards, sales kit
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CDL2/A11 Galley proofs
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CDL2/A12 Reviews for tape revision
Politics of housing
Austin
C9/Supreme Court and legal system
Supreme Court
Chapter 13R: The politics of liberty
Politics of liberty, revision
Chapter 14R; Minorities
Minorities
Politics of tobacco
Politics of the postal service
Vietnam and Watergate
Austin
Politics of space
Outsiders
Policy making, shoes
Ancestors
Federalism
Mass media
Liberty
Politics of liberty
Politics of life
Life/Abortion
Politics of health
Politics of tobacco
Texas politics
Presidential election, 1976
Election, 1976
Politics of environment
NEPA
Vietnam and Watergate
Urban
Urban policy
Local rels: Urban
Local, urban
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CDL2/A13 Ancestors
Federalism
Political parties
Budget politics
The budget and Congress
Congress and money
Mass media
Bureaucracy
Federal bureaucracy
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CDL2/A14 Congress
The interests
Politics of Education
Politics of aliens and refugees
Immigrants
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CDL2/A15 Public opinion
Activists
Elections, 1978
Voters and non-voters
Policy of regulation
Public finance and development strategy
Production
Property, rich and poor
Production
Federal bureaucracy
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CDL2/A16 The American Political Experience, 3rd edition:
Chapter 15/Capitalism
Industrial policy
Presidency
Bureaucracy
Interests
Congress
Courts
Supreme Court
Autry case and capital punishment
Courts/Law
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CDL2/A17 Copy edited manuscript
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CDL2/A18 Revision materials
Election explanations
Election implications
Election results
Hart campaign
Presidential election, 1984
Reagan campaign
Perspectives, 1984 elections
Deficit/National debt
Budget
The Deficit Dilemma
Perspective, Budget
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CDL2/A19 Epilogue
Perspective, aliens
Immigration
Rights of alien children
Education, aliens
Civil liberties, civil rights
Liberty; CL, CR, HR
Minorities
Outsiders
Women; young, old, gays
Perspective, shoes
Policy, shoes
Capitalism
Production, Capitalism
Regulation
Rich and poor
Property, rich and poor
Debt
Taxes
Urban
Urban politics and government
Energy and environment
EPA
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CDL2/A20 Media
Smoking
Ancestors
Founders
Federalism
Coming eclipse of the sunbelt
Politics of federalism
Election, 1980
Voters, activists
Parties
Interests
Public opinion
Opinion
Nuclear freeze debate
Media
Mass media
Network news
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CDL2/A21 Galley proofs
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CDL2/A22 The American Political Experience, 1st edition:
Loose printed material, clippings, notes
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CDL2/A23 Galley proofs
Loose printed material, clippings, articles, rough drafts
Taxes
Shoes imports, TV/Textiles
Politics of Capitalism
Politics of production
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CDL2/A24 Justice, law and order
Capital punishment
Supreme Courts
B-1
Interests; Public/Special/Vested
Politics of defense
Special interests and politics
Political culture
Public opinion
The closing of Watergate
Watergate and Vietnam
Bureaucracy
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CDL2/A25 Independent agencies
Regulatory agencies
The Congress
The President
Carter’s 100 days
Politics of environment and environmental protection
Prerequisites of office
Why participate, activists and parties
Political activists
Voters and non-voters
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CDL2/A26 Clippings, notes, correspondence
Rough drafts, chapters 1 and 2
Election of a new president, 1976
Our government
The law
From the Nation of States
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CDL2/A27 Presidential campaign, 1976
Carter campaign
Republican Party, 1976
Campaign finance
Voters; Beliefs, attitudes
Presidency
Ford presidency
Nixon presidency
Tax reform
Gun control
EPA
Citizen participation in environmental decision making
Resources/Environment
Congress
Lawyers
Bicentennial
Intelligence and violations
Political corruption
Law and order
Supreme and other courts
The media
The politics of communication
Education
The politics of Education
Housing
New York City
Blacks
Chicanos
American Indians
Indians
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CDL2/A28 Elderly
Young
Men/Masculinity
Women's liberation
Work
Labor
Hearst, SLA, etc.
The bureaucracy
Chapter 12
APE competition, etc.
Printed material, notes, misc.
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CDL2/A29 Galley proofs
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CDL2/A30 The American Political Experience, 4th edition:
Reviews of 3/E chapters
Bureaucracy
Printed materials, notes, clippings
Congress
Tax reform
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CDL2/A31 Budget
Toward a New American Politics
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CDL2/A32 Political Power, loose notes
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CDL2/A33 Toward Creating a New World Politics:
Manuscript copy
Draft
Copy edited manuscript
Galley proofs
Note cards
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CDL2/A34 International Political Analysis (IPA):
Draft
Analysis by conditions
Nature of Explanation
Current text
Application, prediction
Arms control in IP
Development of IP theory
Nature of IP theory
Analysis by causal factors
Levels of description and explanation
Nature of Cooperation
Nature of war and peace
Outcomes of IP
Elements of IP
The social scientific study of IP
Nature of social science
Further projects
Nature of IP
IPA outline
IPA preface
Levels of explanation expanded
Present theories of IP
Copies of corrected IPA proof
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CDL2/A35 Permissions granted
Appendices
Galley proofs
New masters done
IPA, part III
War prevalence
IP evaluation
Chapter XI R, Crisis
Chapter XII R, War
Chapter XIII R, Alliance
Materials
IPA master manuscript
Chapter XIV R, Coop. control
Application, Control
Chapter XXI, Conclusion: What is to be Done
Chapter XVIII, Toward theory
IPA schedule
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CDL2/A36 Readings in International Political Analysis:
Galley proofs
Permissions, responses, RIPA
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CDL2/A37 Arms Control in International Politics:
Draft, notes
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CDL2/A38 Dissertation bibliographic cards
Drafts, notes
Chapter 5, attaining notes
Alliances and AC
Possible measures of AC
Analytical basis of AC political forum
Interaction
Approaching, negotiation
International agreement, disagreement
Used notes
Nature of arms control
Superceded manuscripts
Chapter 1, introduction
Chapter 10, Conclusion: The Promise of AC
Unsorted HV notes
AC and nations
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CDL2/A39 Proofs
Dissertation notes
Approach to AC
Future of international politics
Nature and Characteristics of AC
National Political Conditions
External Conditions (politics)
Material Conditions
Dissertation, miscellaneous
Appendix: Instruments of effecting action
The Theory of Arms Control
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CDL2/A40 Books:
The American Political Experience, textbook, 2nd and 3rd editons
Teaching and Learning Guide, 1st, 2nd and 4th editions
Test Item File, 1st and 4th editons
Political Power
Arms Control in International Politics
American Government: The Facts Reorganized
Creating a New World Politics
International Political Analysis, readings text
Index cards to the American Political Experience
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2005-176/1 Book chapter drafts, lecture notes
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2005-176/2 Book chapter drafts, lecture notes



 

Stored offsite at CDL:

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2005-185/1 Practicing American Politics, Chapters 2-4
Chapter 2: Constitutional Practice
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with editor Jane E. Tufts, 1991-1993
Research articles: Sanford Levison, J.M. Balkin
Chapter 3: Practicing Federalism
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with editor Jane E. Tufts, 1991-1993
Chapter 4: Political Culture and Socialization
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with editor Jane E. Tufts, 1991-1993
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2005-185/2 Practicing American Politics, Chapters 4-7
Chapter 4: Political Culture and Socialization
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with Tom Gay, Worth Publishing, 1991-1994
Research article: M. Kent Jennings
Chapter 5: Public Opinion
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with Tom Gay, Worth Publishing, 1991-1994
Chapter 6: Political Participation
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with Jennifer E. Sutherland, Developmental Editor 1991-1994
Research articles: Eric Smith, Thomas R. Dye and Harmon Zeigler
Chapter 7: Political Parties
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with Jennifer E. Sutherland, Developmental Editor 1991-1994
Research article: Gerald M. Pomper
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2005-185/3 Practicing American Politics, Chapters 7-10
Chapter 7: Political Parties
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with Tom Gay, Worth Publishing 1991-1994
Charts, graphs, illustrations
Chapter 8: Interest Groups
Drafts, notes, clippings, 1991-1994
Research articles: Jane Mansbridge, Dan Clawson and Alan Neustadtl
Chapter 9: The Media
Drafts, notes, 1991-1994
Chapter 10: Campaigns and Elections
Drafts, notes, clippings, news transcripts, 1991-1994
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2005-185/4 Practicing American Politics, Chapters 11, 12, 14
Chapter 11: Congress
Drafts, 1994
Chapter 12: The Presidency
Drafts, notes, correspondence with Tom Gay, Worth Publishing 1994-1995
Chapter 14: The Courts and Legal System
Drafts, notes, clippings, correspondence with Jennifer Sutherland, Developmental Editor, 1994-1995
Research article: Melvin I. Urofsky
Prospectus, Practicing American Politics, 1991
Reviews, Practicing American Politics, 1991
Correspondence with Tom Gay, Worth Publishing, including reviews, 1992-1993
Correspondence with Tom Gay, Worth Publishing, including Publishing Agreement, 1991-1993
Nuclear Power Folder
Articles, newsletters, 1978-1980
Assorted clippings, articles, 1988-1989
New York Times, June 1989
Assorted clippings, articles, 1991-1992
James Allen Smith, "The Idea Brokers: Think Tanks and the Rise of the New Policy Elite," undated



 

Stored at SRH:

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2J23 International Political Analysis, preface, manuscript, 196-
The American Political Experience, draft index, 197-
The American Political Experience, galleys, 197-
The American Political Experience, notes and correspondence, 1977, 1988, undated