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Ward Edwards papers

 Collection — Box: 1-13
Identifier: 0327
Papers of Dr. Ward Edwards, Director of the Social Science Research Institute and Professor of Psychology and of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Southern California. Prior to coming to USC in 1973, he spent 15 years at the University of Michigan as Professor of Psychology, Head of the Engineering Psychology Labaoratory, and Associate Director of the Highway Safety Research Institute. He died in 2005. Edwards' research interests were in the fields of behavioral decision theory and decision analysis since 1948.


  • circa 1948-2005


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COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.


15 Linear Feet (13 boxes)

Processing Information

The collection is unprocessed.
Finding aid for the Ward Edwards papers
August 2010
Description rules

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States