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Sheldon Wolin

AKA Sheldon Sanford Wolin

Born: 4-Aug-1922
Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Politics and Vision

Military service: US Army Air Corps (WWII, Lt.)

Wife: Emily Bond Purvis (m. 27-May-1944)

    University: MA, Harvard University (1947)
    University: Magdalen College, Oxford University (1949-50, on a Fulbright)
    University: PhD, Harvard University (1950)
    Teacher: Instructor, Political Science, Northwestern University (1950)
    Professor: Asst. Professor, Oberlin College (1950-54)
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley (1954-70)
    Professor: Politics, Princeton University (1973-87)

    Fulbright 1949
    Rockefeller Fellowship (1954-55)

Author of books:
Politics and Vision: Continuity and Innovation in Western Political Thought (1960)
Hobbes and the Epic Tradition of Political Theory (1970)
The Berkeley Rebellion and Beyond: Essays on Politics and Education in the Technological Society (1970, with John H. Schaar)
The Presence of the Past: Essays on the State and the Constitution (1989)
Tocqueville Between Two Worlds: The Making of a Political and Theoretical Life (2001)
Democracy Incorporated: Managed Democracy and the Specter of Inverted Totalitarianism (2008)



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