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John Withrow Brewer

John Withrow Brewer, American educator. Decorated Legion of Merit. Served with United States Army, 1942-1946.; Member Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Brewer, John Withrow was born on March 26, 1904 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Daniel Chauncey and Genevieve (Withrow) Brewer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts maxima cum laude, Princeton, 1926, Master of Arts, 1930, Doctor of Philosophy., 1932. Student Harvard Law School, 1926-1928.


    • Instructor political science George Washington University, 1933-1934, associate professor international law, 1939-1946, professor, 1946-1973, professor emeritus international law and political science, 1973-1982, head department political science, 1946-1963. Instructor Dartmouth, 1934-1935. Assistant professor political science Connecticut State College, 1935-1938, associate professor, 1938-1939.

      Visiting professor University of Southern California, 1950-1982.


    Served with United States Army, 1942-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa.


    • Married Thelma Lillian Martin, August 22, 1943.
    • father: Daniel Chauncey Brewer
    • mother: Genevieve (Withrow) Brewer
    • spouse: Thelma Lillian Martin
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    Born March 26, 1904
    Died December 27, 1982
    (aged 78)