Fonds F0352 - Virginia McDonald-Evans fonds

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Virginia McDonald-Evans fonds

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2.74 m of textual records

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Dorothy Anne Virginia McDonald-Evans (1928- ) was an associate professor in the Political Science Department of Atkinson College, 1973-1986 and served as chair of the department 1978-1982. She was a scholar of liberal democratic theory and an author of several articles on the topic. McDonald-Evans was a critic of C.B. MacPherson's 'Possessive individualism,' and she had a keen interest in Canadian parliamentary reform.

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The fonds consists of Virginia McDonald-Evans' records pertaining to her activities as a scholar and includes her correspondence; research materials; course files; essays, briefs and speeches; book drafts; bibliographic cards; and printed material.

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See records of the Department of Political Sciences (F0055), York University. Faculty of Arts fonds, for related material.

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The fonds comprises the following accession: 1988-025. No further accruals are expected.

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2002/04/05 Jizi Chen:. Word Perfect (Creation)
2002/04/05 Awaiting review by the Data Collection Archivist
2003/04/30 Shannon MacDonald. Added URL for online finding aid. Updated wording in accruals, access restrictions.
2003/12/10 Ken Hernden. Updated provenance access point per Canadiana, as well as the accruals note.
2018-03-23 KCP: Added GMD.

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