Bernard lewis biography
Bernard Lewis bibliography - Wikipedia Bernard Lewis - Wikipedia Bernard Lewis - Wikipedia Bernard Lewis - Wikipedia Bernard Lewis, FBA (born May 31, 1916) is a British-American historian, scholar in Oriental studies, and political commentator. He is the Cleveland E. Dodge Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University. Bernard Lewis is a renowned British-American Jewish historian of Orientalism, Islam, and the Middle East. Lewis (born May 31, 1916) was born to middle-class Jewish parents in the British captial, of London. Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernard Lewis has received more than 762,136 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia . Bernard Lewis is the 62nd most popular historian (up from 70th in 2019) , the 668th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 743rd in 2019) and the 4th most popular British Historian . Lewis graduated in 1936 from the School of Oriental Studies (now SOAS, School of Oriental and African Studies) at the University of London with a B.A.
in history with special reference to the Near and Middle East; and earned his Ph.D. three years later, also from SOAS, specializing in the history of Islam. Bernard Lewis was born on May 31, 1916 in London, England. He is known for his work on Charlie Rose (1991), The Third Jihad (2008) and America at Risk (2010). He was married to Ruth Hélène Oppenhejm. He died on May 19, 2018 in Voorhees Township, New Jersey, USA. Family (1) Spouse Ruth Hélène Oppenhejm (1947 - 1974) (divorced) (2 children) Born on May 31, 1916, in London, Lewis earned his bachelor’s degree in history from the University of London in 1936. He completed part of his graduate studies at the University of Paris and received a Ph.D. in the history of Islam from the University of London in 1939. Bernard Lewis, an eminent historian of Islam who traced the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, to a declining Islamic civilization, a controversial view that influenced world opinion and helped... A native of Stoke Newington, north London, Bernard was the son of Harry Lewis, an estate agent, and his wife, Jane, both immigrants from eastern Europe. At the age of 13 he became interested in... Bernard Lewis Bernard Lewis, FBA was a British American historian specialized in Oriental studies. He was also known as a public intellectual and political commentator.
Lewis was the Cleveland E. Dodge Professor Em Bernard Lewis is the best known academic expert on the Muslim world, so his views carry quite a bit of weight. Yet he also criticised the dearth of freedom and suppression of women in the Islamic world. A committed Turcophile, Lewis believed Muslim nations could both embrace modernity and reconnect with their capacity for generating ideas. The death of Professor Bernard Lewis, former Professor of History at Princeton on May 19 at the amazing age of almost 102 was reported throughout the US media with reverence and appreciation. National Jewish Book AwardWins: 1 Jefferson LectureWins: 1 Irving Kristol AwardWins: 1