Harwood L. Childs

Harwood L. Childs

Fellow: Awarded 1937
Field of Study: Political Science
Fellow: Awarded 1946
Field of Study: Political Science

Competition: US & Canada

Princeton University

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1937–38:

CHILDS, HARWOOD LAWRENCE:  Appointed for a study of labor and capital in German politics; tenure, seven months from July 24, 1937.

Born May 1, 1898, at Gray, Maine. Education:  Dartmouth College, A.B., 1919, M.A., 1921; Harvard Law School, 1921–22; University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1928. Social Science Research Council Fellow in Germany, 1931–32.

Instructor in Public Speaking and Economics, 1919–21, Dartmouth College; Assistant Professor of Economics, 1922–24, Syracuse University; Research Assistant, 1924, National Industrial Conference Board; Associate Professor of Government, 1925–27, College of William and Mary; Professor of Political Science, 1928–31, Bucknell University; Associate Professor of Politics, 1932—, Princeton University.

Publications:  Labor and Capital in National Politics, 1930; A Reference Guide to the Study of Public Opinion, 1934. Editor, Propaganda and Dictatorship, 1936. Contributor to The American Political Scene, 1936. Managing editor, Public Opinion Quarterly, 1936—. Articles in Atlantic Monthly, Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science.

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