Lerner, Max

(1902-92)
   American writer, of Russian origin. Born in Minsk, Russia, he went to the US at the age of five. He taught at Sarah Lawrence College, Harvard University, Williams College and Brandeis University. His works include It Is Later than You Think, Ideas Are Weapons, Ideas for the Ice Age, America as a Civilization and The Age of Overkill.

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  • LERNER, MAX — (1902–1992), U.S. author and journalist. Lerner, who was born in Minsk, Russia, was taken to the United States at the age of five. He taught at Sarah Lawrence College, Harvard University, Williams College, and, from 1949, at Brandeis University… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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  • Melvin J. Lerner — Melvin J. Lerner, Professor of Social Psychology at the University of Waterloo between 1970 and 1994 and now a visiting scholar at Florida Atlantic University, has been called a pioneer in the psychological study of justice .[1] As a scientist he …   Wikipedia

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