File B1978-0006 - Helleiner, Karl Ferdinand Maria (oral history)

Karl Ferdinand Maria Helleiner (oral history) [audio]

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UTA 5001-B1978-0006


Helleiner, Karl Ferdinand Maria (oral history)


  • 1 June 1978 (Creation)

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2 sound tape reels (106 mins.)

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Professor of political science in the Dept. of Political Economy, University of Toronto (1942-1973)

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Oral history interview with Karl Helleiner conducted by Robert H. Blackburn. Discusses early childhood background, academic and archival career in Austria, Anschluss and family departure from Austria prior to World War II, the role of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning, transit to and arrival in Toronto, assistance of W.S. Wallace, Dept. of Political Economy with reference to Vincent Bladen and H.A. Innis, and comparison between education in Austria and Toronto.

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