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ICPSR Personal Names Authority List

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Personal Names is an alphabetical authority list of name forms for individuals identified in ICPSR's metadata records (the list does not include principal investigators). The following points describe the structure and logic of the list:

Literary warrant for the Personal Names list is established through the following sources:

Merriam-Webster's Biographical Dictionary. 1995. Springfield, Massachusetts: Merriam-Webster, Inc.

Random House Webster's College Dictionary. 1999. New York: Random House. (preparer). The Biographical Dictionary. [online.]