Collection Number: 40325

Collection Title: Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)

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Size 28.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 21605 items)
Abstract The Program in the Humanities and Human Values was established in 1979 as the Program in the Humanities for the Study of Human Values. Its name changed in 1984 to Program in the Humanities and Human Values. Originally part of the Division of Extension and Continuing Education, it became part of the College of Arts and Sciences in 1988. Since its inception, the program has offered public lectures, seminars, and other programming drawn from the humanities and designed to promote a more humane understanding of the world. Records consist of files related to seminars, lectures, and other programming offered by the Program in the Humanities and Human Values, 1979-2010. Included are correspondence, publicity, program agendas, lists of participants, expense accounts, program evaluations, and course materials. Files are largely those of Warren A. Nord, who directed the program from 1979 to 2004, and Wayne J. Pond, who directed it from 2004 to 2008.
Creator University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Program in the Humanities and Human Values.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
Use of videotapes may require the creation of viewing copies.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records #40325, University Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from the Program in the Humanities and Human Values in November 2005, December 2006, April 2009, and June 2011 (Records transfer 20051123.4, 20061205.1, 20090413.1, and 20110620.1).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The Program in the Humanities and Human Values was established in 1979 through the efforts of Professor of Philosophy E. Maynard Adams. Originally called the Program in the Humanities for the Study of Human Values, its name changed in 1984 to Program in the Humanities and Human Values. The program was part of the Division of Extension and Continuing Education until 1988, when it became part of the College of Arts and Sciences. Since its inception, the program has offered public lectures, seminars, and other programming drawn from the humanities and designed to promote a more humane understanding of the world.

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Records consist of files related to seminars, lectures, and other programming offered by the Program in the Humanities and Human Values, 1979-2010. Included are correspondence, publicity, program agendas, lists of participants, expense accounts, program evaluations, and course materials. Beginning around 2000, there are materials pertaining to the E. Maynard Adams Lecture series, established in 1998. Files are largely those of Warren A. Nord, who directed the program from 1979 to 2004, and Wayne J. Pond, who directed it from 2004 to 2008.

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Contents list

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21605 items.
Box 1

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1979-1981 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 1

Box 2

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1981-1983 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 2

Box 3

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1983-1986 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 3

Box 4

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1986-1987 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 4

Box 5

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1987-1988 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 5

Box 6

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1988-1990 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 6

Box 7

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1990-1991 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 7

Box 8

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1991-1993 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 8

Box 9

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1993-1994 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 9

Box 10

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1994-1995 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 10

Box 11

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1996 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 11

Box 12

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1997-1998 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 12

Box 13

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1998-1999 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 13

Box 14

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1999 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 14

Box 15

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 1999-2000 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 15

Includes materials related to the E. Maynard Adams Lecture series, established in 1998.

Box 16

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 2000-2001 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 16

Includes materials related to the E. Maynard Adams Lecture series, established in 1998.

Box 17

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 2001-2002 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 17

Includes materials related to the E. Maynard Adams Lecture series, established in 1998.

Box 18

Course Intellectual Records and Program Control Files, 2002-2010 #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 18

Includes materials related to the E. Maynard Adams Lecture series, established in 1998.

Box 19

Videotapes, undated #40325, Series: "Program in the Humanities and Human Values of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1979-2010 (bulk 1979-2003)." Box 19

Use of videotapes may require the creation of viewing copies.

Four items.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Jennie Rose Halperin, April 2012

Encoded by: Jennie Rose Halperin, April 2012

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