Daniel Bell

Sociologist, Academic

1919 – 2011

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Who was Daniel Bell?

Daniel Bell was an American sociologist, writer, editor, and professor emeritus at Harvard University, best known for his contributions to the study of post-industrialism. He has been described as "one of the leading American intellectuals of the postwar era." His three best known works are The End of Ideology, The Coming of Post-Industrial Society and The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism.

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Born
May 10, 1919
New York City
Also known as
  • Daniel. Bell
  • Daniel Bolotsky
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Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • PhD, Columbia University
    Sociology
    (1938 - 1960)
  • City College of New York
    ( - 1938)
  • Stuyvesant High School
Employment
  • Columbia University
  • Harvard University
Lived in
  • Cambridge
    ( - 2011/01/25)
Died
Jan 25, 2011
Cambridge

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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