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Hans Heinrich Gerth

Hans Heinrich Gerth, German educator.

Background

  • Gerth, Hans Heinrich was born on April 24, 1908 in Kassel, Germany. Son of Karl Jonas and Anna (Schmidt) Gerth.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Frankfurt am Main (Germany), 1933.

    Career

    • Kiel (Germany) U., 1932-1933. Journalist, Berlin, Germany, 1934-1937. Visiting assistant professor University of Michigan, 1938-1939, University of Illinois, 1939-1940.

      Assistant professor of University Wisconsin, Madison, 1940-1947, professor sociology. Visiting professor U. Frankfurt am Main, U. Tokyo (Japan). Author: (with C. Wright Mills) Character and Social Structure, 1953.

      (translation with C. Wright Mills) From Max Weber, Essays in Sociology, 2d edition., 1958. Home: Madison, Wis.

    Works

    • Author: (with C. Wright Mills) Character and Social Structure, 1953. (translation with C. Wright Mills) From Max Weber, Essays in Sociology, 2d edition., 1958.

    Connections

    • Married second, Nobuko Yabuno, June 27, 1957. Children: Anne K. (Mistress.
    • father: Karl Jonas Gerth
    • mother: Anna (Schmidt) Gerth
    • spouse: Nobuko Yabuno
    • child: Anne K. (Mrs Gerth
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    Born April 24, 1908
    Died January 4, 1979
    (aged 70)
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