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Stouffer, Samuel A., 1900-1960


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  • Fuller Name

    • Samuel Andrew
  • Variants

    • us: Stouffer, Sam, 1900-1960
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19000606
    • Death Date

        19600824
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1930
        • Affiliation End: 1931
        • Organization: University of Chicago
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1931
        • Affiliation End: 1935
        • Organization: University of Wisconsin
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1941
        • Affiliation End: 1946
        • Organization: United States. War Dept. Information and Education Division. Research Branch
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1960
        • Organization: Harvard University
    • Birth Place

        Sac City, Iowa
    • Death Place

        New York, N.Y.
    • Gender

        male
    • Occupation

        Sociologist
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    • Earlier Established Forms

      • Stouffer, Samuel Andrew, 1900-1960
    • Sources

      • found: Research memorandum on the family in the Depression, 1937:title page (Samuel A. Stouffer, Professor of Sociology, University of Chicago)
      • found: Communism, conformity, and civil liberties, 1955:title page (Samuel A. Stouffer)
      • found: Social research to test ideas, 1962:title page (Samuel A. Stouffer)
      • found: Who was who in America, 1968(Stouffer, Samuel Andrew; b. June 6, 1900; d. Aug. 24, 1960; instr. statistics, U. of Chicago, 1930-31; asst. prof. social statistics, U. of Wis., 1931-34, prof., 1934-35; at Harvard U., 1946-60)
      • found: Samuel Stouffer and the GI survey, 2013:ECIP t.p. (Samuel Stouffer) galley (Sam Stouffer)
      • found: Contemporary Authors Online, via WWW, September 27, 2012(Samuel A(ndrew) Stouffer; also know as Samuel A. Stouffer, Samuel Andrew Stouffer, Samuel A(ndrew) Stouffer; born June 6, 1900 in Sac City, Iowa; son of Samuel Marcellus (editor and owner of Sac City Sun) and Irene (Holmes) Stouffer; Morningside College, Sioux City, IA, B.A., 1921; Harvard University, M.A., 1923; University of Chicago, Ph. D., 1930; Sac City Sun, Sac City, IA, editor and manager, 1923-1926; University of Chicago, instructor in statistics, 1930, professor of sociology, 1935-1946; University of Wisconsin, professor of social statistics, 1932-1935; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, director of the Laboratory of Social Relations/professor of sociology, 1946-1960; worked with various governmental agencies during the 1930s; worked as director of the Research Branch of the Information and Education Division of the United States Army, 1941-1946; died August 24, 1960 in New York, NY; Samuel A. Stouffer was an American sociologist and statistician best known for the research he conducted regarding the attitudes of soldiers during World War II; while working for the War Department during World War II, he directed an important series of studies on the attitudes of servicemen, the results of which were published in four volumes as The American Soldier: Studies in Social Psychology in World War II; this work earned Stouffer a reputation as an expert on survey research techniques)
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      • 1980-03-26: new
      • 2013-06-04: revised
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