Tawney
biographical name Richard Henry 1880-1962 English economic historian

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  • Tawney — is a surname that refers to: *Cyril Tawney (1930–2005), English singer and songwriter *James Albertus Tawney (1855–1919), American politician from Minnesota; U.S. representative 1893–1911 *Lenore Tawney (1907–2007), American fiber artist *R. H.… …   Wikipedia

  • Tawney — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Charles Henry Tawney (1838–1922), Indologe James Albertus Tawney (1855–1919), US amerikanischer Politiker Lenore Tawney (1907–2007), US amerikanische Textilkünstlerin Richard Henry Tawney (1880–1962),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tawney —   [ tɔːnɪ], Richard Henry, britischer Historiker, Sozialkritiker und reformer, * Kalkutta 30. 11. 1880, ✝ London 16. 1. 1962; Professor für Wirtschaftsgeschichte an der London School of Economics and Political Science (1931 49). In seinen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tawney — Tawney, Richard H …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Tawney — [tô′nē] R(ichard) H(enry) 1880 1962; Brit. economic historian …   English World dictionary

  • Tawney — noun English economist remembered for his studies of the development of capitalism (1880 1962) • Syn: ↑Richard Henry Tawney • Instance Hypernyms: ↑economist, ↑economic expert * * * /taw nee/, adj., tawnier, tawniest, n. tawny …   Useful english dictionary

  • tawney — /taw nee/, adj., tawnier, tawniest, n. tawny. * * * …   Universalium

  • Tawney — /taw nee, tay /, n. Richard Henry, 1880 1962, English historian, born in Calcutta. * * * …   Universalium

  • Tawney — Taw•ney [[t]ˈtɔ ni, ˈteɪ [/t]] n. big Richard Henry, 1880–1962, English historian, born in Calcutta …   From formal English to slang

  • Tawney — /ˈtɔni/ (say tawnee) noun Richard Henry, 1880–1962, British economic historian, born in India …   Australian English dictionary

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