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Rabbi Eugene B. Borowitz MP (1924 - 2016)

EUGENE B. BOROWITZ, RABBI, D.H.L., ED.D Eugene B. Borowitz (February 20, 1924 – January 22, 2016) was an American leader and philosopher in Reform Judaism, known largely for his work on Jewish...

1/30/2016 1/30/2016

William Gilmore Simms (1806 - 1870)

William Gilmore Simms (April 17, 1806 – June 11, 1870) was a poet, novelist and historian from the American South. His writings achieved great prominence during the 19th century, with Edgar Al...

1/26/2016 1/26/2016

Mary Simms Oliphant' books on South Carolina history were read by generations of schoolchildren. Mrs Oliphant began her scholarly career in 1917 by revising her grandfather's history book, History ...

1/26/2016 1/26/2016

James Allen MP (1864 - 1912)

Extracted from ) James Allen (November 28, 1864–1912) was a British philosophical writer known for his inspirational books and poetry and as a pioneer of the self-help movement. His best known...

6/13/2011 1/19/2016

Sir Isaiah Berlin was a Russian-British philosopher and historian of ideas, regarded as one of the leading thinkers of the twentieth century, and as the dominant liberal scholar of his generation.

7/12/2007 1/16/2016

John Edward Poynder Grigg From Wikipedia: John Edward Poynder Grigg (15 April 1924 – 31 December 2001) was a British writer, historian and politician. He was the 2nd Baron Altrincham from 19...

6/17/2011 1/16/2016

Harry Monroe Caudill (1922 - 1990)

Harry M. Caudill (May 3, 1922 – November 29, 1990) was an American author, historian, lawyer, legislator, and environmentalist from Letcher County, in the coalfields of southeastern Kentucky.

10/11/2014 12/31/2015

Desiderius Erasmus MP (c.1466 - c.1536)

Desiderius Erasmus From WIkipedia: Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (/ˌdɛzɪˈdɪəriəs ɪˈræzməs/; 28 October[1] 1466[2] ...

12/18/2015 12/18/2015

Nathaniel Pitt Langford (1832 - 1911)

NATHANIEL PITT LANGFORD. Born in Oneida County, N.Y., Aug. 9, 1832; died in St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 18, 1909. A member of the 1870 Washburn party of Yellowstone explorers, author of a book on the expedit...

1/21/2012 12/13/2015

Michael Balfour CBE (1908 - 1995)

) Michael Leonard Graham Balfour CBE (22 November 1908 — 16 September 1995) was an English historian and civil servant. Born in Oxford, the son of Sir Graham Balfour, Michael Balfour was Dir...

6/27/2015 12/11/2015

Claude-Adrien Helvétius MP (1685 - 1755)

Helvétius, (Jean) Claude-Adrien, FRS [24 Apr 1755] (18 Jul 1685–17 Jul 1755), French philosopher. Born in Paris, trained for financial career, but in 1738, appointed Farmer-Gen, a lucra...

7/23/2012 12/4/2015

Edward Gibbon MP (1737 - 1794)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Edward Gibbon (8 May 1737 – 16 January 1794) was an English historian and Member of Parliament. His most important work, The History of the Decline and Fal...

5/7/2013 12/1/2015

Kenneth Lee Adelman (born June 9, 1946) is an American diplomat, political writer, policy analyst and William Shakespeare historian.

11/15/2015 11/15/2015

Henry David Thoreau MP (1817 - 1862)

Quote from Henry David With every child begins the world again. ---------------------------------- A descendant of Mayflower passenger, Richard Warren. Henry David Thoreau was born 12 July 1817 i...

5/25/2007 11/12/2015

Saint Augustine of Hippo MP (354 - 430)

Augustine of Hipp,o Latin: Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis; 13 November 354 – 28 August 430), also known as St Augustine, St Austin, or St Augoustinos, was a Father of the Church whose writings ...

2/18/2013 11/5/2015

Francis Ellingwood Abbot (1836 - 1903)

Francis Ellingwood Abbot (November 6, 1836 – October 23, 1903)[1] was an American philosopher[2] and theologian who sought to reconstruct theology in accord with scientific method. The lifel...

9/16/2015 11/4/2015

Franz Oppenheimer MP (1864 - 1943)

Franz Oppenheimer (March 30, 1864 – September 30, 1943) was a German-Jewish sociologist and political economist, who published also in the area of the fundamental sociology of the state. Aft...

8/4/2009 10/31/2015

Rosa Luxemburg MP (1871 - 1919)

"Rosa Luxemburg"

Rosa Luxemburg (Rosalia Luxemburg, Polish: Róża Luksemburg; 5 March 1871, Zamość, Vistula Land, Russia – 15 January 1919, Berlin, Germany) was a Marxist theorist, phi...

5/29/2012 10/31/2015

Ferdinand Lassalle MP (1825 - 1864)

Ferdinand Johann Gottlieb Lassalle (1825–1864) was a German-Jewish jurist, philosopher, and socialist political activist. Lassalle is best remembered as an initiator of international-style s...

11/9/2012 10/31/2015

Karl Johann Kautsky (1854 - 1938)

Karl Johann KAUTSKY: b. 16 Oct 1854, Prague - d. 17 Oct 1938, Amsterdam cf. an article written by Univ. Prof. Egon Schwarz: "Der Politologe John (vormals Hans) KAUTSKY": "Karl Johann Kautsky, geb. ...

6/4/2013 10/31/2015

Dr. Rudolf Hilferding (1877 - 1941)

Rudolf Hilferding (10 August 1877 – 11 February 1941) was an Austrian-born Marxist economist, leading socialist theorist, politician and chief theoretician for the Social Democratic Party of Ger...

1/29/2011 10/31/2015

Friedrich Engels MP (1820 - 1895)

Friedrich Engels (German pronunciation: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈɛŋəls]; 28 November 1820 – 5 August 1895 ) was a German industrialist, s...

1/27/2009 10/31/2015

Richard Nikolaus, Graf von Coudenhove-Kalergi (1894 - 1972)

"Aoyama Eijiro"

wikipedia ..recognized as the founder of the first popular movement for a united Europe.. more..

6/30/2011 10/31/2015

Thomas Paine MP (1737 - 1809)

"Tom Paine", "Tom Pain"

This profile is a work in progress From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thomas Paine Full name Thomas Paine Born February 9, 1737 Thetford, Norfolk, England, Great Britain Died June 8, 1809...

11/10/2011 10/30/2015

Jules Michelet MP (1798 - 1874)

Jules Michelet, né le 21 août 1798 à Paris et mort le 9 février 1874 à Hyères, est un historien français. Libéral et anticlérical, il es...

2/13/2014 10/30/2015

Milan Kundera MP

Paris, Île-de-France, France

Paris, Île-de-France, France

V češtině: Milan Kundera je francouzský spisovatel českého původu, který od roku 1975 žije ve Francii. Své texty psal nejdř...

11/10/2011 10/27/2015

Ludwig Feuerbach MP (1804 - 1872)

Ludwig Andreas Feuerbach (Landshut, 28 juli 1804 - Rechenberg-Neurenberg, 13 september 1872) was een Duits filosoof. Zijn vader was de bekende jurist Paul von Feuerbach. Ludwig Feuerbach was een filoso...

5/6/2013 10/23/2015

Thomas Carlyle MP (1795 - 1881)

Thomas Carlyle was most famous in the Victorian era, when he was known for his dense, thoughtful books on history and philosophy. The son of a strict Calvinist, Carlyle became a divinity student at E...

10/15/2008 10/22/2015

William Morris MP (1834 - 1896)

William Morris (24 March 1834 – 3 October 1896) was an English textile designer, artist, writer, and socialist associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and the English Arts and Crafts Mo...

5/8/2011 10/3/2015

Rodolfo Mondolfo MP (1877 - 1976)

Rodolfo Mondolfo (August 20, 1877 – July 15, 1976) was an Italian philosopher who lived in Italy and Argentina. Born in Senigallia, he studied at University of Florence and the University of S...

10/2/2015 10/2/2015

Tulio Halperín Donghi MP (1926 - 2014)

Tulio Halperín Donghi (27 October 1926 – 14 November 2014) was an Argentine historian. Halperín Donghi was born in Buenos Aires, in 1926. He received both a juris doctor and a Do...

12/27/2007 9/11/2015

Theodor Ludwig Adorno MP (1903 - 1969)

Konrad Reinfelder about T. W. Adorno's ancestry: Theodor W. Adorno (/əˈdɔːrnoʊ/;[1] German: [aˈdɔʀno]; born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund; Septe...

11/2/2012 9/2/2015

Max Horkheimer MP (1895 - 1973)

Max Horkheimer (February 14, 1895 – July 7, 1973) was a German Jewish philosopher and sociologist who was famous for his work in critical theory as a member of the 'Frankfurt School' of social...

6/29/2015 9/2/2015

Frank Bigelow Tarbell (1853 - 1920)

Frank Bigelow Tarbell PhD (January 1, 1853 – December 4, 1920) was a professor of Classic Studies at the University of Chicago from 1893 until 1918. He was also an associate professor of Gre...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015

William Stearns Davis (1877 - 1930)

William Stearns Davis (April 30, 1877 – February 15, 1930) was an American educator, historian, and author. He has been cited as one who “contributed to history as a scholarly disciplin...

8/17/2015 8/17/2015

Walter Isaacson MP

"Wally", "Waldo"

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Walter Isaacson (born May 20, 1952)[2] is an American writer and biographer. He is the President and CEO of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies organization based in Washi...

8/7/2015 8/7/2015

Henry E. Chambers (1860 - 1929)

Henry Edward Chambers, Sr. (March 28, 1860 – March 8, 1929), was an educator and historian from New Orleans, Louisiana, known principally for his 1925 work, History of Louisiana: Wilderness, C...

7/27/2015 7/27/2015

F. Jay Taylor (1923 - 2011)

Foster Jay Taylor, known as F. Jay Taylor (August 9, 1923 – May 15, 2011), was a historian who served from 1962 to 1987 as the president of Louisiana Tech University in Ruston in Lincoln Paris...

7/27/2015 7/27/2015

William Wollaston MP (1659 - 1724)

William Wollaston (/ˈwʊləstən/; 26 March 1659 – 29 October 1724) was school teacher, a Church of England priest, a scholar of Latin, Greek and Hebrew, a theologian, a...

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William Ritchie Sorley (1855 - 1935)

William Ritchie Sorley (4 November 1855 – 28 July 1935) was a Scottish philosopher. A Gifford Lecturer, he was one of the British Idealist school of thinkers, with interests in ethics. William...

6/14/2015 6/14/2015

Sir Robert Murray, Kt. MP (1608 - 1673)

"Moray", "Murrey"

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir Robert Moray (alternative spellings: Murrey, Murray) (1608 or 1609 – 4 July 1673) was a Scottish soldier, statesman, diplomat, judge, spy, freemason and na...

10/24/2012 6/11/2015

Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay PC (25 October 1800 – 28 December 1859) was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on ...

12/7/2008 6/11/2015

George Grote MP (1794 - 1871)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary George Grote (17 November 1794 – 18 June 1871) was an English political radical and classical historian. He is now best known for his major work, the voluminous ...

2/8/2010 6/10/2015

David Gaub McCullough (pronounced /məˈkʌlə/; born July 7, 1933) is an American author, narrator, historian, and lecturer. He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and...

12/12/2011 6/2/2015

Christopher Eric Hitchens MP (1949 - 2011)

Christopher Eric Hitchens (born 13 April 1949) was an English-American author and journalist whose books, essays, and journalistic career span more than four decades. He was an utterly engaging deeply ...

3/6/2011 5/29/2015

William C. Hayes (1903 - 1963)

William Christopher Hayes (March 21, 1903 – July 10, 1963) was an American Egyptologist. His main fields of study were history of Egyptian art and translation/interpretation of texts. Biogra...

5/18/2015 5/18/2015

Ludwig von Mises MP (1881 - 1973)

Ludwig von Mises (1881-1973) by Murray N. Rothbard "Economics deals with society's fundamental problems; it concerns everyone and belongs to all. It is the main and proper study of every citizen....

7/7/2009 5/17/2015

Lothrop Withington (1856 - 1915)

Lothrop Withington (January 31, 1856 – May 7, 1915) was a well-known American genealogist, historian, and book editor who was killed in the sinking of the RMS Lusitania. Born in Newburyport,...

6/18/2009 5/14/2015

Leo Tolstoy (From Wikipedia) Leo Tolstoy, or Count Lyev Nikolayevich Tolstoy (Russian: About this sound Лeв Никола́ев...

2/25/2008 5/12/2015

Gordon Park Baker (1938 - 2002)

Gordon Park Baker (born at Englewood, New Jersey, 20 April 1938; died at Woodstock, Oxfordshire, 25 June 2002) was an American-English philosopher. His topics of interest included Ludwig Wittgenste...

5/2/2015 5/2/2015

William Bell Dinsmoor (1886 - 1973)

William Bell Dinsmoor, Sr. (July 29, 1886 - July 2, 1973) was an American architectural historian of classical Greece and a Columbia University professor of art and archaeology.

4/30/2015 4/30/2015

Felix Adler MP (1851 - 1933)

) Felix Adler (August 13, 1851 – April 24, 1933) was a German American professor of political and social ethics, rationalist, popular lecturer, religious leader and social reformer who founded...

11/10/2010 4/25/2015

Richard Hildreth (1807 - 1865)

Richard Hildreth (June 28, 1807 – July 11, 1865), was an American journalist, author and historian. He is best known for writing his six-volume History of the United States of America covering...

4/24/2015 4/24/2015

Francis Bowen (1811 - 1890)

Francis Bowen (/ˈboʊən/; September 8, 1811 – January 22, 1890) was an American philosopher, writer, and educationalist. Works

4/24/2015 4/24/2015

Adam Smith MP (1723 - 1790)

Adam Smith (baptised 16 June 1723 – 17 July 1790 [OS: 5 June 1723 – 17 July 1790]) was a Scottish social philosopher and a pioneer of political economy. One of the key figures of the Sc...

3/27/2012 4/24/2015

Thomas Cogswell Upham (1799 - 1872)

Thomas Upham (January 30, 1799 – April 2, 1872) was an American philosopher, psychologist, pacifist, poet, author, and educator. He was an important figure in the holiness movement. He becam...

4/22/2015 4/22/2015

Prof. Dr. Friedrich Nietzsche MP (1844 - 1900)

"Fritz"

Nietzsche Wikipedia - German Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (15 October 1844 – 25 August 1900) was a German philologist, philosopher, cultural critic, poet and composer. He wrote several...

9/10/2013 4/22/2015

H. Stuart Hughes (1916 - 1999)

Henry Stuart Hughes (May 16, 1916 New York City – October 21, 1999 La Jolla, California) was an American historian, professor, and activist; he also advocated the application of psychoanalysis...

7/4/2011 4/20/2015

A.B.C. Whipple (1918 - 2013)

"A.B.C. Whipple"

Addison Beecher Colvin ("Cal") Whipple (July 15, 1918 – March 17, 2013) was an American journalist, editor, historian and author. He was born in Glens Falls, N.Y., on July 15, 1918, and spent ...

4/18/2015 4/18/2015

Hans Jonas MP (1903 - 1993)

Hans Jonas (May 10, 1903 – February 5, 1993) was a German-born philosopher who was, from 1955 to 1976, Alvin Johnson Professor of Philosophy at the New School for Social Research in New York C...

5/13/2009 4/15/2015

Théodore Reinach (July 3, 1860 – October 28, 1928) was a French archaeologist, mathematician, lawyer, papyrologist, philologist, epigrapher, historian, numismatist, musicologist, profes...

5/13/2008 4/14/2015

Ernst Bloch MP (1885 - 1977)

Sources: Bernhard Kukatzki about Ernst Bloch's ancestry (in German): Ernst Bloch (German: [ˈɛʁnst ˈblɔx], July 8, 1885 – August 4, 1977) was a Germ...

12/25/2008 4/14/2015

Dr. Robert von Heine-Geldern MP (1885 - 1968)

Robert Baron (Freiherr) von Heine-Geldern (July 16, 1885 - May 25/26, 1968), often known as Robert Heine-Geldern, was a noted Austrian ethnologist, ancient historian, and archaeologist, and a grandne...

2/7/2009 4/13/2015

Pierre Vidal-Naquet MP (1930 - 2006)

Pierre Emmanuel Vidal-Naquet (French: [vidal nakɛ]; 23 July 1930 – 29 July 2006) was a French historian who began teaching at the École des hautes études en sciences socia...

6/25/2007 4/13/2015

Oscar Handlin MP (1915 - 2011)

Oscar Handlin (September 29, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York – September 20, 2011 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an American historian. As a professor of history at Harvard University for over 50...

1/10/2014 4/13/2015

Walter Ullmann, FBA MP (1910 - 1983)

Walter Ullmann FBA was born on November 29, 1910, in Pulkau, Austria and died January 18, 1983, Cambridge, UK. He was an Austrian-Jewish scholar, who settled in the United Kingdom after leaving Austria...

2/25/2009 4/11/2015

Gershom (Gerhard) Scholem MP (1897 - 1982)

G. Scholem, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Gerhard Scholem who, after his immigration from Germany to Palestine, changed his name to Gershom Scholem (Hebrew: גרשם &#x...

8/12/2013 4/11/2015

Daniel Halévy MP (1872 - 1962)

Daniel Halévy (12 December 1872 – 4 February 1962) was a French historian. Contents [show] Life[edit] The son of Ludovic Halévy, Daniel was born in and died in Paris. His famil...

10/14/2011 4/10/2015

Sidney Hook MP (1902 - 1989)

Sidney Hook (December 20, 1902 – July 12, 1989) was an American philosopher of the Pragmatist school known for his contributions to the philosophy of history, the philosophy of education, poli...

6/30/2009 4/10/2015

Charles Ephrussi (1849 - 1905)

Charles Ephrussi (24 December 1849 – 30 September 1905) was a Jewish-French art critic, art historian, and art collector. He also was a part-owner (from 1885) and then editor (from 1894) as we...

4/8/2010 4/10/2015

Julien Benda MP (1867 - 1956)

Julien Benda (December 26, 1867 Paris – June 7, 1956) was a French philosopher and novelist. Born into a Jewish family, Benda became a master of French belles-lettres. Yet he believed that sci...

9/28/2011 4/10/2015

Alfred Einstein MP (1881 - 1952)

Professor Alfred Einstein (PhD.) was a German-American musicologist and music editor. He is best known for being the editor of the first major revision of the Köchel catalogue of the works of ...

7/1/2013 4/10/2015

Tony Judt (1948 - 2010)

Tony Robert Judt, FBA (/dʒʌt/ jut; 2 January 1948 – 6 August 2010)[1] was a British historian, essayist, and university professor who specialized in European history. Judt moved ...

5/9/2013 4/10/2015

Emmanuel Levinas MP (1906 - 1995)

"Emanuelis"

Emmanuel Levinas (French: [leviˈna, leviˈnas]; 12 January 1906 – 25 December 1995) was a French philosopher and Talmudic commentator of Lithuanian Jewish origin. [edit] Life ...

10/2/2012 4/10/2015

Kisch, Guido (1889–1985), lawyer and historian. Guido Kisch (son of Rabbi Alexander Kisch and an older brother to noted medical scholar Bruno Kisch) was born in Prague; he studied law at the Ger...

7/19/2011 4/9/2015

Yeshayahu Leibowitz, ‎ MP (1903 - 1994)

Yeshayahu Leibowitz (Hebrew: ‫ישעיהו ליבוביץ‬‎ 1903–1994) was an Israeli philosoph...

4/27/2009 4/9/2015

Israel Zinberg MP (1873 - c.1939)

Tsinberg, Yisroel (1873–1939), historian of Jewish literature; chemist. Yisroel Tsinberg, also known as Sergei Lazarevich Tsinberg (often spelled Zinberg in English sources), received a tradit...

7/31/2010 4/9/2015

Theodor Lessing MP (1872 - 1933)

cf.: &: Theodor Lessing (February 8, 1872, Hanover – August 31, 1933, Marienbad) was a German Jewish philosopher.

2/7/2009 4/9/2015

Abram Leon Sachar, Historian MP (1899 - 1993)

Abram L. Sachar Abram Leon Sachar (February 15, 1899 – July 24, 1993) was an American historian and founding president of Brandeis University. Contents [hide] 1 Early life and education 2 ...

10/13/2010 4/9/2015

Peter Beer MP (1758 - c.1838)

Beer, Peter (ca. 1758–1838), educator, historian, and religious reformer. Peter Beer was born in Nový Bydžov (Neu-Bidschow), Bohemia, to a middle-class family. He received a tr...

1/21/2014 4/9/2015

Georg Simmel MP (1858 - 1918)

Georg Simmel (German: [ˈzɪməl]; 1 March 1858 – 28 September 1918) was a German sociologist, philosopher, and critic. Simmel was one of the first generation of German soc...

10/4/2011 4/8/2015

David Cassel MP (1818 - 1893)

David Cassel (March 7, 1818 – January 22, 1893) was a German historian and Jewish theologian. Life[edit] Cassel was born in Gross-Glogau, a city in Prussian Silesia with a large Jewish commu...

10/16/2013 4/8/2015

Emily Elvira Solis-Cohen MP (1886 - 1969)

EMILYSOLIS-COHEN 1886 – 1966 by Arthur Kiron Prize-winning poet, author, translator, historian, and communal leader Emily Solis-Cohen was born on March 20, 1886, into one of Philadelphia...

12/29/2010 4/8/2015

Harry Bresslau MP (1848 - 1926)

from: Bresslau believed in the possibility of the complete assimilation of German Jewry through an open affirmation of the ideal of German Nationhood. Thus he was one of the examples whom Treitschke ...

2/12/2007 4/8/2015

David Hume MP (1711 - 1776)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia David Hume Born 7 May 1711(1711-05-07) Edinburgh, Scotland Died 25 August 1776(1776-08-25) (aged 65) Edinburgh, Scotland Era 18th-century philosophy Region Wes...

9/24/2011 3/26/2015

Worthington C. Ford (1858 - 1941)

Worthington Chauncey Ford (February 15, 1858 – March 7, 1941) was an American historian and editor of a number of collections of documents from early American history. He served in a variety o...

3/24/2015 3/24/2015

John R. Commons (1862 - 1945)

John Rogers Commons (/ˈkɑːmənz/; 1862–1945) was an American institutional economist, progressive and labor historian at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. ...

3/22/2015 3/22/2015

Willard Van Orman Quine (1908 - 2000)

Willard Van Orman Quine (/kwaɪn/; June 25, 1908 – December 25, 2000) (known to intimates as "Van") was an American philosopher and logician in the analytic tradition. From 1930 until hi...

3/20/2015 3/20/2015

C. Martin Wilbur (1908 - 1997)

C. Martin Wilbur (1907–1997) was the George Sansom Professor of Chinese History at Columbia University from 1947 to 1976. Life Born in Dayton, Ohio, Wilbur went at an early age with his pare...

8/17/2007 3/20/2015
       

David M. Potter (1910 - 1971)

David Morris Potter (6 December 1910 – 18 February 1971) was an American historian of the South. He was born in Augusta, Georgia, and graduated from Emory University in 1932. At Yale he worked...

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

Dumas Malone (1892 - 1986)

Dumas Malone (January 10, 1892 – December 27, 1986) was an American historian, biographer, and editor noted for his six-volume biography on Thomas Jefferson, Jefferson and His Time, for which ...

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

Leonard D. White (1891 - 1958)

Leonard Dupee White (January 17, 1891 – February 23, 1958) was an American historian who specialized in public administration in the United States. His technique was to study administration in...

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

Susanne Langer (1895 - 1985)

Susanne Katherina Langer (née Knauth) (December 20, 1895 – July 17, 1985) was an American philosopher of mind and of art, who was influenced by Ernst Cassirer and Alfred North Whitehead...

5/12/2014 3/14/2015

William L. Langer (1896 - 1977)

William Leonard Langer (March 16, 1896 – December 26, 1977) was the chairman of the history department at Harvard University, He was on leave during World War II as head of the Research and An...

5/12/2014 3/14/2015

Clinton Rossiter (1917 - 1970)

Clinton Rossiter (1917–1970) was a historian and political scientist who taught at Cornell University from 1947 until his suicide in 1970. He wrote The American Presidency along with 20 other ...

3/14/2015 3/14/2015

Eric F. Goldman (1915 - 1989)

Eric Frederick Goldman, (born June 17, 1915, Washington, D.C., U.S.—died Feb. 19, 1989, Princeton, N.J.), American historian, author, and special advisor to President Lyndon B. Johnson from 19...

3/14/2015 3/14/2015

C. Vann Woodward (1908 - 1999)

Comer Vann Woodward (November 13, 1908 – December 17, 1999) was a preeminent American historian focusing primarily on the American South and race relations. He was considered, along with Richa...

3/14/2015 3/14/2015

Arthur N. Holcombe (1884 - 1977)

Arthur Norman Holcombe (born November 3, 1884 Winchester, Massachusetts - December 9, 1977) was an American historian, and educator. Life He received a BA at Harvard University in 1906 and a Ph.D...

3/14/2015 3/14/2015