Essay by Shirley S. Angrist, 1976
Essay on women and voluntarism written by writer and educator Shirley S. Angrist.
- Angrist, Shirley S. (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials in English.
Access. Collection is open for research.
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Copyright. Copyright in the essay created by Shirley S. Angrist as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.
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Collection consists of a typescript copy of Shirley S. Angrist's essay, "Women's Voluntarism: Issues and Needed Research." Essay was originally written for the "Conference on Changing Commitments of Education Women" held at Radcliffe College in 1976. Front cover has handwritten note from Angrist.
Shirley Sarah Bloomstone Angrist was born on December 15, 1933, to William Bloomstone and Pessl (Zlatis) Bloomstone in Montréal, Quebec. Shirley S. Angrist graduated from McGill University (B.A. 1954, M.A. 1955) and The Ohio State University (Ph.D. 1960). She married Stanley Wolff Angrist on February 6, 1955; they had three children. Shirley S. Angrist was an Associate Professor of Sociology in the School of Urban and Public Affairs at Carnegie Mellon University. Shirley S. Angrist worked for PPG Industries, Inc. (formerly the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company) from 1978 to 1992. Shirley S. Angrist and husband Stanley Wolff Angrist live in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession number: 85-M229
The essay by Shirley S. Angrist was transferred from the Schlesinger Library Book Division in 1985.
Processed: April 1988
By: Susan von Salis
Updated and additional description added: January 2022
By: Cat Lea Holbrook
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