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Daniel Mandelker Papers

Identifier: WUA-03-wua00102
This collection includes series on casework, legislation, and policy studies either by State/City/Country, Federal, or International. There is also a series of correspondence and related subject files.


  • 1959-1993


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11.00 Linear Feet

11 boxes

Biographical Information

Education: B.A., 1947, University of Wisconsin; LL.M., 1949, University of Wisconsin; J.S.D., 1956, Yale University

Daniel Mandelker is the Howard A. Stamper Professor of Law at Washington University (as of 2005). Professor Mandelker is one of the country’s leading scholars and teachers in land use law. He is the co-author of a popular law school casebook, Planning and Control of Land Development, which is now in its Fourth Edition; the author of Land Use Law, a comprehensive treatise in this field; and co-author of Federal Land Use Law and Property Law and the Public Interest, a modern property law casebook. He also is a pioneer in the teaching of environmental law and state and local government law, and his casebook on state and local government is also in its Fourth Edition. In environmental law, Professor Mandelker is best known for his widely-used treatise, NEPA Law and Litigation. His stature as a leading scholar and teacher is continually affirmed by invitations to lecture throughout the world, including the prestigious Denham Lecture at Cambridge University.

Arrangement Note

The series are arranged as follows:

Series 1: Casework, Legislation, and Policy Studies by State, City, and/or County

Series 2: Casework, Legislation, and Policy Studies (Federal)

Series 3: Casework, Legislation, and Policy Studies (International)

Series 4: Correspondence and Related Subject Files, Arranged by Year and Subject; Publications and Source Material

Method of Acquisition

This material was a gift to the Archives

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Pabarcus in November 2005.
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 February 26: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the University Archives Collecting Area

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