Kallen, Horace Meyer

(1882-1974)
   American philos-opher. He was born in Berenstadt, Silesia, and was taken to the US in 1887. He taught at the New School for Social Research from 1919 to 1952, and was an active member of the Jewish community. His publi-cations include The Book of Job as a Greek Tragedy, Zionism and World Politics and Judaism at Bay.

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  • KALLEN, HORACE MEYER — (1882–1974), U.S. philosopher and educator. Kallen was born in Berenstadt, Silesia, Germany, the son of a rabbi, and was taken to the United States in 1887. Early in his career he taught at Harvard University (1908–11), Clark College (1910), and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Horace M. Kallen — Horace Meyer Kallen (* 11. August 1882 im schlesischen Bernstadt (heute Bierutów); † 16. Februar 1974 in Palm Beach, Florida) war ein jüdisch amerikanischer Philosoph. Sohn eines orthodoxen Rabbiners, kam Kallen noch als Kind im Jahr 1887 in die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kallen — Horace Kallen Horace Meyer Kallen (1882 1974) était un philosophe Juif Américain. Il est né à Berenstadt en Allemagne et son père était un rabbin orthodoxe. Les Kallen arrivèrent aux États Unis en 1887. Horace obtint une licence en 1903 et un… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Horace Kallen — Horace Meyer Kallen (August 11, 1882 February 16 1974) was a Jewish American philosopher. BiographyBorn in the then German Bernstadt, Silesia (now Bierutów) to Jacob David Kallen and Esther Rebecca (Glazier), an Orthodox rabbi and his wife,… …   Wikipedia

  • Horace Kallen — Horace Meyer Kallen (* 11. August 1882 im schlesischen Bernstadt (heute Bierutów); † 16. Februar 1974 in Palm Beach, Florida) war ein jüdisch amerikanischer Philosoph. Sohn eines orthodoxen Rabbiners, kam Kallen noch als Kind im Jahr 1887 in die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Horace Kallen — Horace Meyer Kallen (1882 1974) était un philosophe Juif Américain. Il est né à Berenstadt en Allemagne et son père était un rabbin orthodoxe. Les Kallen arrivèrent aux États Unis en 1887. Horace obtint une licence en 1903 et un doctorat en 1908… …   Wikipédia en Français

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