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Edward Michael Pye

Edward Michael Pye, religious studies educator. Member International Association History Religions (president 1995-2000).

Background

  • Pye, Edward Michael was born on April 22, 1939 in Newport, England. Arrived in Germany, 1982. Son of Charles Edward and Violet Gwendolen (Denly) Pye.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cambridge (England) University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Leeds (England) University, 1977.

    Career

    • Lecturer Lancaster (England) University, 1968-1973, Leeds (England) University, 1973-1981, senior lecturer, 1981-1982. Professor University Marburg, Germany, since 1982.

    Works

    • Author: Skilful Means. A Concept in Mahayana Buddhism, 1978, The Study of Kanji, second edition, 1984, Emerging from Meditation. Tominaga Nakamoto, 1990.

      Editor: Religion and Modernization in China, 1995.

    Membership

    Member International Association History Religions (president 1995-2000).

    Connections

    • Married Christine Roether. Children: Robin, Oliver, Jocelyn, Shizuka Jane.
    • father: Charles Edward Pye
    • mother: Violet Gwendolen (Denly) Pye
    • spouse: Christine Roether
    • children: Robin Pye
    • Oliver Pye
    • Jocelyn Pye
    • Shizuka Jane Pye
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    Born April 22, 1939
    Nationality
    • 1961
      Cambridge (England) University
    • 1977
      Leeds (England) University
    • 1968 - 1973
      Lecturer, Lancaster (England) University
    • 1973 - 1981
      Lecturer, Lancaster (England) University
    • 1982
      professor, University Marburg
      Germany