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Hans Heinrich Gerth

educator

Hans Heinrich Gerth, German educator.

Background

Gerth, Hans Heinrich was born on April 24, 1908 in Kassel, Germany. Son of Karl Jonas and Anna (Schmidt) Gerth.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Frankfurt am Main (Germany), 1933.

Career

Kiel (Germany) U., 1932-1933. Journalist, Berlin, Germany, 1934-1937. Visiting assistant professor University of Michigan, 1938-1939, University of Illinois, 1939-1940.

Assistant professor of University Wisconsin, Madison, 1940-1947, professor sociology. Visiting professor U. Frankfurt am Main, U. Tokyo (Japan). Author: (with C. Wright Mills) Character and Social Structure, 1953.

(translation with C. Wright Mills) From Max Weber, Essays in Sociology, 2d edition., 1958. Home: Madison, Wis.

Works

  • Author: (with C. Wright Mills) Character and Social Structure, 1953. (translation with C. Wright Mills) From Max Weber, Essays in Sociology, 2d edition., 1958.

Connections

Married second, Nobuko Yabuno, June 27, 1957. Children: Anne K. (Mistress.

father:
Karl Jonas Gerth

mother:
Anna (Schmidt) Gerth

spouse:
Nobuko Yabuno

child:
Anne K. (Mrs Gerth