Selected Bibliography

Books and Articles

Burton Clark, The Open Door College: A Case Study (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1960).

Arthur Coons, Crises in California Higher Education: Experience under the Master Plan and Problems of Coordination, 1959 to 1968 (Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie Press, 1968).

John Aubrey Douglass, The California Idea and American Higher Education, 1850 to the 1960 Master Plan (Stanford University Press, 2000).

John Aubrey Douglass, "Earl Warren's New Deal: Post-War Planning and Higher Education," Journal of Policy History, Vol. 12, No. 4, 2000.

John Aubrey Douglass, "The Evolution of a Social Contract: The University of California in the Aftermath of Affirmative Action," European Journal of Education, Vol. 34, No. 4, 1999.

John Aubrey Douglass, "Brokering the 1960 Master Plan: Pat Brown and the Promise of California Higher Education," a special issue of California Politics and Policy focusing on the administration of Governor Edmund "Pat" Brown, 1997.

John Aubrey Douglass, "Californians and Higher Education: Political Culture, Educational Opportunity and State Policymaking," History of Higher Education Annual, Vol. 16, 1996.

John Aubrey Douglass, "Creating a Fourth Branch of State Government: The University of California and the Constitutional Convention of 1879," History of Education Quarterly. Vol. 32, No. 1 (Spring 1992) pp. 31-72.

John Aubrey Douglass, "Anatomy of Conflict: The Making and Unmaking of Affirmative Action at the University of California," chapter in David Skrentny (ed.) Color Lines: Affirmative Action, Immigration and Civil Rights Options for America (University of Chicago Press, 2001).

John Aubrey Douglass, "A Tale of Two Universities of California: A Tour of Strategic Issues Past and Prospective," Chronicle of the University of California, No. 4, Fall 2000.

John Aubrey Douglass, "Setting the Conditions of Admissions: The Role of University of California Faculty in Policymaking," study commissioned by the University of California Academic Senate, Feb. 1997.

Orinn Leslie Elliot, Stanford University: The First Twenty-Five Years (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1937).

Charles J. Falk, The Development and Organization of Education in California (New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1968).

William Warren Ferrier, Origin and Development of the University of California (Berkeley: Sather Gate Book Shop, 1930).

William Warren Ferrier, Ninety Years of Education in California, 1846-1936 (Berkeley: Sather Gate Book Shop, 1937).

Lyman A. Glenny, Autonomy of Public Colleges (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1959).

Donald Gerth and James O. Haehn (ed.), An Invisible Giant: The California State Colleges (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Inc., 1971)

Donald Gerth and Judson A. Grenier, A History of the California State University and Colleges (Long Beach: California State University, 1970).

Peter Hall, Great Planning Disasters (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980).

Clark Kerr, The Gold and the Blue: A Personal Memoir of the University of California (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001).

Sheldon Rothblatt (ed.) The OECD, The Master Plan and the California Dream: A Berkeley Conversation (Berkeley: Center for Studies in Higher Education, 1992).

Neil Smelser and Gabrial Almond (ed.), Public Higher Education in California (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1974).

Verne Stadtman, The University of California: 1868-1968 (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1970).

Reports

State Higher Education in California: Report of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Recommendations of the Commission of Seven (June 24, 1932).

Monroe Deutsch, Aubrey A. Douglass, and George Strayer, A Report of a Survey of the Needs of California in Higher Education, report to the Liaison Committee of the University of California Board of Regents and the State Board of Education, March 1, 1948.

T.R. McConnell, H. H. Semans and T. C. Holy, A Restudy of the Needs of California in Higher Education, report to the Liaison Committee of the University of California Board of Regents and the State Board of Education, February 7, 1955.
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H. H. Semans and T.C. Holy, A Study of the Need for Additional Centers of Public Higher Education in California, report to the Liaison Committee of the University of California Board of Regents and the State Board of Education, 1957.

Master Plan Survey Team, A Master Plan for Higher Education in California, 1960-1975, report to the Liaison Committee of the University of California Board of Regents and the State Board of Education, 1960.

The Master Plan Five Years Later (Coordinating Council for Higher Education, 1966)

Joseph B. Platt, Richard A. Hernandez, and Durward Long, The California Master Plan for Higher Education in the Seventies and Beyond, report to the Coordinating Council for Higher Education, 1972

Report of the Joint Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education, 1973

J. Gary Shansby and William D. Campbell, The Master Plan Renewed: Unity, Equity, Quality, and Efficiency in California Postsecondary Education, report to the Governor and the California State Legislature, 1987

California Faces...California's Future: Education for Citizenship in a Multicultural Democracy (Joint Committee for Review of The Master Plan for Higher Education, 1989)

California Postsecondary Education Commission, Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 2000 (4/2001) Report 01-3.

California Postsecondary Education Commission, The Condition of Higher Education in California, 2001 (5/2001) Report 01-4.

Joint Committee of the California State Assembly and Senate, "A Framework to Develop a Master Plan for Education," August 2000
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California Senate Office of Research, "Major Provisions Implemented Pursuant to the California Master Plan for Higher Education," August 1999.