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Wolff, Kurt H., 1912-2003

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Personal name headingWolff, Kurt H., 1912-2003
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Variant(s)Wolff, Kurt Heinrich, 1912-2003
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1912-05-20
Death date2003-09-17
Place of birthDarmstadt (Germany)
Place of deathNewton (Mass.)
Field of activitySociology
Profession or occupationSociologists College teachers Authors Editors Translators
Found inSimmel, G. The sociology of Georg Simmel, 1950.
Soziologie in der gefa╠łhrdeten Welt, 1998: t.p. (Kurt H. Wolff) p. 119 (Kurt Heinrich Wolff; sociology professor b. 5/20/12)
Wikipedia, 20 December 2018 (Kurt Heinrich Wolff (May 20, 1912, Darmstadt-September 14, 2003, Newton, Massachusetts) was a German-born American sociologist; A major contributor to the sociology of knowledge and to qualitative and phenomenological approaches in sociology; also translated from German and from French into English of the works of Georg Simmel and Karl Mannheim; in the 1940's, he initially discovered, and began to articulate and to advocate, a new qualitative methodological approach for the study of human society which he called "Surrender and Catch"; philosophical and sociological studies at the University of Frankfurt (1930-31 and 1932-33) and the University of Munich (1931-32); became a US citizen in 1945; thereafter he taught at a number of American colleges and universities)
U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, 20 December 2018 (Kurt H. Wolff; last residence: Newton Lower Falls, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; born: 20 May 1912; died: 17 Sep 2003)
Associated languageeng