The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Volume 6

The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...Massachusetts Institute of Technology.--Dr. Wm. Z. RipleyT has been advanced to the position of Assistant Professor of Sociology and Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. During the past year, Dr. Ripley lectured on "The Evolution of Custom " at Hartford School of Sociology, and will repeat this course during the coming year, giving also a course on "The History of the Family." He has recently contributed to the Engineering lllagazine and to the Boston Herald a series of articles on " Technical Education " and " The ' See Amuns, V01. i., p. 295. September, I890. 1 See Ansans, Vol. iv., p. 46:, November, 1893. Massachuselts Institule of Tcclmology." In addition to these he has written: " Our Antiqualed T ax Syslem." Springfield Republican, November, 26, 1893. " New England's Supremacy in Cotton lllanufactures." New York Evening Post, March 30, 1895. Meadville Theological Serninary.--Rev. Nicholas Paine Gilman has been appointed Hackley Professor of Sociology in the Meadville Theological Seminary at Meadville, Pa. This is one of the first theological schools in the country to have a fully endowed professorship in sociology. Professor Gilman was born at Quincy, Ills., on December 21, 1849. His early education was obtained at public schools and in private academies in Maine and New Hampshire. In 1868 he entered the Harvard Divinity School at Cambridge, and graduated in 1871. For seven years he was pastor of various Unitarian churches in Massachusetts. In 1878 he was appointed preacher and professor in Antioch College, Yellow Springs, 0., where he remained until 1881. In 1888, Mr. Gilman was appointed editor of the Boston Lilerary Wortd, a...show more

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  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 395g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236974700
  • 9781236974709