Himmelfarb, Gertrude

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Born: Aug 08, 1922 AD
Currently alive, at 91 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Historian


1922 - Born into a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York on the 8th of August.

1942 - She married Irving Kristol, but has always written as an academic under her maiden name.

1952 - Lord Acton: A Study of Conscience and Politics.

1959 - Darwin and the Darwinian Revolution.
    
1968 - Victorian Minds.

1974 - On Liberty and Liberalism: The Case of John Stuart Mill.

1984 - The Idea of Poverty: England in the Early Industrial Age.

1986 - Marriage and Morals Among the Victorians.

1987 - The New History and the Old.

1991 - She was named Jefferson Lecturer in the Humanities by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

         - Poverty and Compassion: The Moral Imagination of the Late Victorians.

1994 - On Looking into the Abyss: Untimely Thoughts on Culture and Society.

1995 - The De-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values.

2001 - One Nation, Two Cultures: A Searching Examination of American Society in the Aftermath of Our Cultural Revolution.

2004 - She received the National Humanities Medal.

         - The Roads to Modernity: The British, French, and American Enlightenments.

2006 - The Moral Imagination: From Edmund Burke to Lionel Trilling.




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