Gordon Alfred Brabant Watson fonds

Title: Gordon Alfred Brabant Watson fonds

Date of creation: 1984

Physical description: 23 reel-to-reel audiotapes (671 mins.)

Scope and content: Oral history interview with Professor Gordon Alfred Brabant Watson conducted by Valerie Schatzker. Covers family history through to time of interview, focussing on the period 1945-1984. Discusses his undergraduate work on Philosophy at McGill University, his developing interest in forensic psychiatry, Trinity College, the development of the compulsory course in Religious Knowledge into a Centre for Religious Studies, the administrative history of the Centre for Criminology, student-administrator relations during his Associate Deanship of the Faculty of Arts and Science and his participation in the Ethics Committee of the Addiction Research Foundation and the Human Subjects Review Committee in 1977.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1986-0085