Riesman
biographical name David 1909-2002 American social scientist

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  • Riesman —   [ riːsmən], David, amerikanischer Soziologe, * Philadelphia (Pa.) 22. 9. 1909, ✝ Binghampton (New York) 10. 5. 2002; war 1946 58 Professor für Sozialwissenschaften in Chicago (Illinois), 1958 81 Professor für Soziologie an der Harvard… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Riesman — (izg. rȋsman), David (1909) DEFINICIJA američki sociolog, kritičar postindustrijskog suvremenog društva (Usamljena gomila) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Riesman — David Riesman (* 22. September 1909 in Philadelphia; † 10. Mai 2002 in Binghamton (New York)), war ein US amerikanischer Soziologe und Erziehungswissenschaftler. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werk 2.1 The Lonely Crowd …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Riesman — noun United States sociologist (1909 2002) • Syn: ↑David Riesman, ↑David Riesman Jr. • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sociologist * * * /rees meuhn/, n. David, born 1909, U.S. sociologist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Riesman — /rees meuhn/, n. David, born 1909, U.S. sociologist. * * * …   Universalium

  • RIESMAN, DAVID — (1909–2002), U.S. sociologist. Born of Jewish parents in Philadelphia, Riesman became a Unitarian. Graduating from Harvard Law School in 1934, he served as a law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court judge louis d. brandeis (1935–36) and taught at the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Riesman, David — born Sept. 22, 1909, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. died May 10, 2002, Binghamton, N.Y. U.S. sociologist. Riesman taught at the universities of Buffalo and Chicago before returning to Harvard, his alma mater, to teach (1958–80). He studied primarily the …   Universalium

  • Riesman sign — Ries·man sign (rēsґmən) [David Riesman, American physician, 1867–1940] see under sign …   Medical dictionary

  • Riesman, David,Jr. — Ries·man (rēsʹmən), David, Jr. Born 1909. American sociologist whose best known work is The Lonely Crowd (1950). * * * …   Universalium

  • Riesman, David, Jr. — ▪ 2003       American sociologist (b. Sept. 22, 1909, Philadelphia, Pa. d. May 10, 2002, Binghamton, N.Y.), was the author, along with Reuel Denney and Nathan Glazer, of the international best seller The Lonely Crowd: A Study of the Changing… …   Universalium

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