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William Gerber, American writer. Program participant International Congress Philosophy, Mexico City, Mexico, 1963, Vienna, Austria, 1968, Varna, Bulgaria, 1973, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1983, Guadalajara, Mexico, 1985, Brighton, England, 1988, Nairobi, Kenya, 1991, Ahmedabad, India, 1991. Member American Philosophical Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Eta Sigma Phi (editor national journal. 1928-1929).

Background

Gerber, William was born on July 12, 1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel and Fanny (Kramer) Gerber.

Education

Bachelor of Arts with honors, University of Pennsylvania, 1929; Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1932; student, Johns Hopkins University, 1932-1933, 35-37; Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia, 1945.

Career

Teacher secondary school, 1929-1930; staff, Office History Adviser, Division Research and Publication, History division Department State, 1930-1957; foreign service officer, Office History Adviser, Division Research and Publication, History division Department State, 1957-1960; staff division foreign labor conditions, Department Labor, 1958-1965; deputy chief, Department Labor, 1965-1968; consultant, Harvard University Program on Technology and Society, 1968-1969; foreign affairs writer, Editorial Research Reports, Washington, 1968-1971; writer, Congressional Quarterly Service, Washington, 1972-1973. Instructor philosophy and world literature Washington Hall Junior College, 1955-1957, acting director humanities division, 1956-1957. Lecturer philosophy U. Maryland., 1959-1960, 63-72, American U., 1962.

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Membership

Program participant International Congress Philosophy, Mexico City, Mexico, 1963, Vienna, Austria, 1968, Varna, Bulgaria, 1973, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1983, Guadalajara, Mexico, 1985, Brighton, England, 1988, Nairobi, Kenya, 1991, Ahmedabad, India, 1991. Member American Philosophical Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Eta Sigma Phi (editor national journal. 1928-1929).

Connections

Married Sylvia R. Wigdor, August 6, 1933 (deceased 1986). 1 child, Louis M.W.

father:
Samuel Gerber

mother:
Fanny (Kramer) Gerber

spouse:
Sylvia R. Wigdor

child:
Louis M.W Gerber