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us: Cronon, William


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    • us: Cronon, Bill
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19540911
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New Haven (Conn.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Madison (Wis.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address:
        • Email: wcronon@wisc.edu
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Wisconsin--Madison. Department of History
        • Affiliation Start: 1992
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Yale University. Department of History
        • Affiliation Start: 1981
        • Affiliation End: 1992
        • Source: William Cronon curriculum vita, via WWW, September 17, 2013
        • Source: http://www.williamcronon.net/cv.htm
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Environmentalism--History
          (lcsh) Human ecology--History
            (lcsh) West (U.S.)--History
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Historians
                (lcsh) College teachers
                  Environmental historian
              • Sources

                • found: His Changes in the land, 1983: CIP t.p. (William Cronon) bk. jkt. (b. Sept. 11, 1954; D. Phil., Oxford Univ.; assist. prof., Yale Univ.)
                • found: Tangled roots, 2013: title page (foreword by William Cronon)
                • found: His home page, September 17, 2013 (William Cronon; Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin - Madison; William Cronon studies American environmental history and the history of the American West) Biography (Born September 11, 1954, in New Haven, Connecticut; received his B.A. (1976) from the University of Wisconsin, Madison; holds an M.A. (1979), M.Phil. (1980), and Ph.D. (1990) from Yale, and a D.Phil. (1981) from Oxford University; in July 1992, Cronon became the Frederick Jackson Turner Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin Madison after having served for more than a decade as a member of the Yale History Department; member of the American Philosophical Society and in 2006 was elected a Fellow of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters as well as the American Academy of Arts and Sciences) Curriculum Vita (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Madison) {http://www.williamcronon.net/}
                • found: Wikipedia, September 17, 2013 (William Cronon; William "Bill" Cronon (born September 11, 1954) is the Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin--Madison; born in New Haven, Connecticut; obtained a D.Phil from Jesus College, Oxford while a Rhodes Scholar from 1976 to 1978; holds a B.A. (1976) from the University of Wisconsin--Madison and an M.A. (1979), M.Phil. (1980), and PhD (1990) from Yale University; environmental historian)
                • found: University of Wisconsin--Madison Directory search, via WWW, September 17, 2013 (William Cronon; wcronon@wisc.edu; Title: Professor. Division: College of Letters and Science. Department: History)
              • Change Notes

                • 1983-03-15: new
                • 2013-09-18: revised
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