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educator , researcher , writer

Guenter Lewy, German educator, researcher, writer. Sergeant British Army, 1942-1946.

Background

Lewy, Guenter was born on August 22, 1923 in Breslau, Germany. Came to the United States, 1947. Son of Henry and Rosel (Leipziger) Lewy.

Education

Bachelor in Social Science, City College of New York, 1951. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1957.

Career

Instructor government Columbia University, 1953-1956. Assistant professor government Smith College, 1957-1963. Associate professor political science University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1964-1966, professor, 1966-1985, retired, since 1985.

Director National Endowment of the Humanities Institute, 1979. Visiting scholar American Enterprise Institute, 1981-1982.

Works

Membership

Sergeant British Army, 1942-1946.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing.

Connections

Married Ilse Nussbaum, December 29, 1950. Children: Barbara Jean, Peter Ralph.

father:
Henry Lewy

mother:
Rosel (Leipziger) Lewy

spouse:
Ilse Nussbaum

children:
Barbara Jean Lewy

Peter Ralph Lewy