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Richard Hofstadter

Richard HofstadterBorn: 6-Aug-1916
Birthplace: Buffalo, NY
Died: 24-Oct-1970
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Cancer - Leukemia

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

Professor at Columbia University from 1946 until his death.

    University: BA, University of Buffalo (1937)
    University: MA, Columbia University (1938)
    University: PhD, Columbia University (1942)
    Professor: Columbia University (1946-70)

    American Philosophical Society 1957
    Pulitzer Prize for History 1956 for The Age of Reform
    Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction 1964 for Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

Author of books:
The American Political Tradition and the Men Who Made It (1948)
The Age of Reform from Bryan to FDR (1955)
Anti-Intellectualism in American Life (1963)
The Paranoid Style in American Politics (1965)
The Idea of a Party System (1969)
American Violence (1970)

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