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Morroe Berger

Morroe Berger, American educator, author. Member faculty Princeton University, from 1952, professor sociology, from 1962, department chairman sociology, 1971-1974, director program Near Eastern Studies, 1962-1968, 73-77, chairman Council on International and Regional Studies, 1968-1977; Member Middle East Studies Association (president 1967).; Served with Army of the United States, 1940-1945.

Background

  • Berger, Morroe was born on June 25, 1917 in New York City. Son of Morris and Frieda (Trotiner) Berger.

  • Education

    • B.S.S., College City New York, 1940. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1947, Doctor of Philosophy., 1950.

    Career

    • Member faculty Princeton University, from 1952, professor sociology, from 1962, department chairman sociology, 1971-1974, director program Near Eastern Studies, 1962-1968, 73-77, chairman Council on International and Regional Studies, 1968-1977. Chairman joint committee Near and Middle East, Social Science Research Council and American Council Learned Socs., 1963-1968. Consultant 20th Century Fund, 1957, Congress Cultural Freedom, 1958-1961, Ford Foundation, 1960-1963, 67-68.

      Advisory panel on Middle East, Department State. President American Research Center in Egypt., 1974-1978.

    Works

    • Author: Equality by Statute, review edit., 1967. Bureaucracy and Society in Modern Egypt, 1957. The Arab World Today, 1962.Islam in Egypt Today, 1970. Real and Imagined Worlds: The Novel and Social Science, 1977. Also articles. Editor, translator: Madame de Stael on Politics, Literature and National Character, 1964.

    Membership

    Member faculty Princeton University, from 1952, professor sociology, from 1962, department chairman sociology, 1971-1974, director program Near Eastern Studies, 1962-1968, 73-77, chairman Council on International and Regional Studies, 1968-1977. Member Middle East Studies Association (president 1967). Served with Army of the United States, 1940-1945.

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    • Married Paula Wainer, March 7, 1943. Children: Edward Morris, Keneth Harry, Laurence Philip.
    • father: Morris Berger
    • mother: Frieda (Trotiner) Berger
    • spouse: Paula Wainer
    • children: Edward Morris Berger
    • Keneth Harry Berger
    • Laurence Philip Berger
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    Born June 25, 1917
    Died April 7, 1981
    (aged 63)
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      • Author: Equality by Statute, review edit., 1967. Bureaucracy and Society in Modern Egypt, 1957. The Arab World Today, 1962. Islam in Egypt Today, 1970. Real and Imagined Worlds: The Novel and Social Science, 1977. Also articles. Editor, translator: Madame de Stael on Politics, Literature and National Character, 1964.
      • Author: Equality by Statute, review edit., 1967. Bureaucracy and Society in Modern Egypt, 1957. The Arab World Today, 1962.Islam in Egypt Today, 1970. Real and Imagined Worlds: The Novel and Social Science, 1977. Also articles. Editor, translator: Madame de Stael on Politics, Literature and National Character, 1964.
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