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Psychology Collection, 1967-1984
14 boxes, 8 volumes (8 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 449

Abstract:
The collection includes general writings pertaining to the psychology of women; counseling women; and sex role stereotypes, including gender dysphoria syndrome and transsexualism. There are also eleven boxes of resource materials used by Richard Tresemer for his work entitled "Gender and the Fear of Success" on psychological development and gender roles and how they relate to achievement and success. Materials include bibliographies, articles, pamphlets, abstracts, and dissertations.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.

Restrictions on use:

Materials in this collection may be protected by copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy all copyright holders. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Permission to publish quotations for publication beyond "fair use" must be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection.

Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Psychology Collection is comprised of bibliographies, articles, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, abstracts, and dissertations. It includes general writings pertaining to the psychology of women; counseling women, and sex role stereotypes, including gender dysphoria syndrome and transsexualism. In addition, there are eleven boxes of resource materials (articles, manuscripts and papers) used by Richard Tresemer for his work entitled "Gender and the Fear of Success" on psychological development and gender roles and how they relate to achievement and success.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.

Restrictions on use:

Materials in this collection may be protected by copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy all copyright holders. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Permission to publish quotations for publication beyond "fair use" must be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection.

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Psychology Collection, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, MA

History of the Collection

Materials in this subject collection were either purchased or given to the Sophia Smith Collection by various donors. The "Gender and the Fear of Success" materials were donated by Richard Tresemer.

Accruals:

Periodic additions to collection are expected.

Processing Information

Finding aid revised in 2002 by Katie Kowinski, Student Assistant. Introductory text by Kate Weigand. Recent additions may not be reflected in the finding aid.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: (413) 585-2970
Fax: (413) 585-2886

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Language
English.