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Wright, Quincy, 1890-1970


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  • Fuller Name

    • Philip Quincy
  • Variants

    • Wright, Philip Quincy, 1890-1970
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18901228
    • Death Date

        19701017
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1916
        • Affiliation End: 1919
        • Organization: (naf) Harvard University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1919
        • Affiliation End: 1923
        • Organization: (naf) University of Minnesota
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1923
        • Affiliation End: 1956
        • Organization: (naf) University of Chicago
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    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1945
        • Affiliation End: 1945
        • Organization: (naf) International Military Tribunal
    • Birth Place

        Medford, Mass.
    • Death Place

        Charlottesville, Va.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Sources

    • found: His The enforcement of international law ... 1916.
    • found: His Mandates under the League of Nations, c1930:t.p. (Quincy Wright, U. of Chicago)
    • found: Britannica Academic Edition, via WWW, August ̀13, 2013(Quincy Wright; in full Philip Quincy Wright; born December 28, 1890 in Medford, Mass.; died October 17, 1970 in Charlottesville, Va.; American political scientist and authority on international law known for classic studies of war and international relations; received his B.A. from Lombard College, Galesburg, Ill., in 1912 and his Ph. D. from the University of Illinois in 1915; he taught at Harvard University from 1916-1919 and at the University of Minnesota from 1919-1923; in 1923 he became professor of political science and in 1931 professor of international law at the University of Chicago; Wright served as an adviser to the U.S. Department of State from 1943-1945 and to the International Military Tribunal in Nürnberg in 1945; retired in 1956, he subsequently engaged in research and teaching at a number of U.S. and foreign institutions; Wright published A Study of War in 1942 and Study of International Relations in 1955; Wright's other works include The Enforcement of International Law Through Municipal Law in the United States (1916), The Control of American Foreign Relations (1922), Mandates Under the League of Nations (1930), The Causes of War and the Conditions of Peace (1935), Problems of Stability and Progress in International Relations (1954), and The Role of International Law in the Prevention of War (1961))
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    • 1980-06-10: new
    • 2013-08-23: revised
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