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Will Herberg

Will Herberg, American educator. Member American Philosophical Association, American History Association, Metaphys. Society American, American Sociological Association, American Studies Association, Medieval Academy American, American, American Theological Society, American Judicature Society, Association Church History, Philosophy of Education Society.

Background

  • Herberg, Will was born on August 4, 1909 in New York City. Son of Hyman Lewis and Sarah (Wolkov) Herberg.

  • Education

    • Graduate professor; graduate professor.

    Career

    • Research analyst. educational director International Ladies Garment Workers Union, 1935-1948. Lecturer, writer, 1948-1955. Graduate professor Judaic studies and social philosophy Drew U., 1955-1963, graduate professor philosophy and culture, 1963-1977.

    Works

    • Author: Judaism and Modern Man, 1951. Protestant-Catholic-Jew, 2d edition., 1960. The Writings of Martin Buber, 1956.

      Four Existentialist Theologians, 1958. Community, State and Church, 1960.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Conservative

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member American Philosophical Association, American History Association, Metaphys. Society American, American Sociological Association, American Studies Association, Medieval Academy American, American, American Theological Society, American Judicature Society, Association Church History, Philosophy of Education Society.

    Connections

    • father: Hyman Lewis Herberg
    • mother: Sarah (Wolkov) Herberg
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    Born August 4, 1909
    Died March 27, 1977
    (aged 67)
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