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us: Dover, K. J. (Kenneth James), 1920-2010


  • [K.J. Dover (1920-2010) was an English classical scholar.]
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  • Fuller Name

    • Kenneth James
  • Variants

    • us: Dover, Kenneth, 1920-2010
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19200311
    • Death Date

        20100307
    • Birth Place

        London, England
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Corpus Christi College (University of Oxford)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Cornell University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Stanford University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: University of St. Andrews
        • Affiliation Start: 1981
        • Affiliation End: 2005
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: British Academy
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        Classical languages and literatures
      • Occupation

          Scholar
            Professor
        • Sources

          • found: His Greek word order, 1960.
          • found: His The Greeks, 1981, c1980: t.p. (Kenneth Dover)
          • found: His Greek and the Greeks, c1987- : v. 1, t.p. (K.J. Dover) jkt. (Sir Kenneth Dover)
          • found: Telegraph WWW site, Mar. 8, 2010 (Sir Kenneth Dover; b. Kenneth James Dover, Mar. 11 1920; d. Mar. 7, aged 89; considered the finest Greek scholar of his generation)
          • found: LC database, Mar. 8, 2010 (hdg.: Dover, Kenneth James; usage: K.J. Dover [predominant form], Kenneth Dover, Sir Kenneth Dover)
          • found: Wikipedia, 6 September 2012 (Kenneth Dover; Sir Kenneth James Dover, FRSE, FBA (born 11 March 1920 in London-7 March 2010) was a distinguished British Classical scholar and academic, who was head of an Oxford college and from 1981 until his retirement in December 2005 was Chancellor of the University of St Andrews; held positions at Corpus Christi College (Oxford), Cornell University, and Stanford University)
        • General Notes

          • [K.J. Dover (1920-2010) was an English classical scholar.]
        • Change Notes

          • 1980-06-26: new
          • 2012-09-09: revised
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