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Manfried Leonhard Georg Dietrich

ancient languages and literature educator

Manfried Leonhard Georg Dietrich, German ancient languages and literature educator. Member Forschergruppe für Anthropologie und Religiongeschichte (vice president).

Background

Dietrich, Manfried Leonhard Georg was born on November 6, 1935 in Yüankiang, People's Republic China. Son of Johannes Lorenz and Maria (Wehrheim) Dietrich.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Tübingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1958. Habilitation, University Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1969.

Career

Hilfsassitent Theological Fakultät, Tübingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1958-1962. Stipendiat University Münster, Münster, Federal Republic Germany, 1962-1963, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Münster, 1963-1969. Lecturer University, Hamburg, 1969-1971, professor, 1971-1974, Münster, since 1974.

Works

  • Editor Abhandlungen zur Literatur, since 1988, Zeugnisse Christlicher Mission im 20. Jahrhundert, since 1988. Co-editor Ugarit-Forschungen, since 1969, Alter Orient und Altes Testament, 1969.

    Author, co-author 15 books on research problems of ancient Near East. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Forschergruppe für Anthropologie und Religiongeschichte (vice president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reiseführungen, photography, choir singing.

Connections

Married Gisela Bergerhoff, February 7, 1964. Hans-Werner Reinhart, Annemarie Erika.

father:
Johannes Lorenz Dietrich

mother:
Maria (Wehrheim) Dietrich

spouse:
Gisela Bergerhoff