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Merton's Correspondence with:

Walter A. Weisskopf; Walter Weisskopt

Weisskopf, Walter A.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1968
Volume: 2 item(s); 5 pg(s)

Scope and Content

Merton responds to some of Weisskopf's questions to Merton about eros and technological society, and Merton adds some comments on Weisskopf's essay "Repression and the Dialectics of Industrial Civilization".


Walter A. Weisskopf is Professor Emeritus of Economics at Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois. He is the author of The Psychology of Economics (1955) and Alienation and Economics (1971).

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Weisskopf in Witness to Freedom, pp. 336-338.

Series List

This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
 y/m/dMerton Scan ✉ 
1. 1968/03/19 TLS to Merton Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your comments in Forum (Vol. 1, No. 2). «detailed view»
2. 1968/04/04 TL[c] from Merton Thank you for your warm letter and for the offprints. I am most happy to be in contact with you «detailed view»

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