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educator , theologian

Arthur George Rich, Swiss theologian, educator. Member Society Ethica (president 1972-1976).

Background

Rich, Arthur George was born on January 21, 1910 in Neuhausen, Switzerland. Son of Emil and LIna (Wieland) Rich.

Education

Student, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1938. Student, Sorbonne University, Paris, 1936. Total harmonic distortion Zurich, 1947.

Habilitation, University Zurich, 1951. Doctor oeconomicarum honorary (honorary, University St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1985.

Career

From vdm to minister Evangelical Reformed Church of Schaffhausen, Switzerland, 1938. Pastor various churches, Hemmmental, Switzerland, 1938-1947. Director Teacher's College, Schaffhausen, 1938-1947.

Professor theology University Zurich, 1954-1975. Director Institute Sozial Ethics University Zurich, 1964-1977.

Membership

Member Society Ethica (president 1972-1976).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Schneider, October 8, 1938. Children: Georg, Matthias, Ursula, Franziska.

father:
Emil Rich

mother:
LIna (Wieland) Rich

spouse:
Elizabeth Schneider

children:
Georg Rich

Matthias Rich

Ursula Rich

Franziska Rich