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Dölger, Franz Joseph
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German theologian and ecclesiastical and cultural historian. Born Sulzbach 18. 10. 1879, died Schweinfurt 17. 10. 1940. Studied Catholic theology at Würzburg from 1898; 1904 doctorate, 1906 habil. in history of dogma, Würzburg. 1912 prof. ext., 1918 prof. ord. in ecclesiastical history et al. Münster; from 1927 prof. ord. in Breslau; from 1929 prof. ord. in Bonn.

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After his Abitur, D. studied Catholic theology from 1898 at Würzburg with leading figures in Reformed Catholici…

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Stein, Markus, “Dölger, Franz Joseph”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 21 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00179>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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