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Sybil Anne Thornton

Sybil Anne Thornton, German East Asian religions and history educator. Grantee Asian Cultural Council, 1985, Toyota Foundation, 1984-1985. Member American Academy Religion, Association for Asian Studies, Society for Study of Japanese Religions.

Background

  • Thornton, Sybil Anne was born on December 18, 1950 in Munich, Federal Republic Germany. Daughter of Howard Lee and Irmgard Ottilie (Weber) Thornton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1973. Master of Arts, San Fransisco State University, 1978. Master of Arts, University Cambridge (England), 1984.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge (England), 1990.

    Career

    • Visiting assistant professor University Missouri, Columbia, since 1990.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Academy Religion, Association for Asian Studies, Society for Study of Japanese Religions.

    Connections

    • father: Howard Lee Thornton
    • mother: Irmgard Ottilie (Weber) Thornton
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    Born December 18, 1950
    (age 66)
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    • 1973
      University California
    • 1978
      San Fransisco State University
    • 1984
      University Cambridge (England)
    • 1990
      University Cambridge (England)
    • 1990
      Visiting assistant, professor University Missouri
      Columbia, Missouri, United States

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