Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Gernet, Louis-Jules
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French Hellenist and anthropologist. Born Paris 28. 11. 1882, died there 29. 1. 1962. 1902–1906 studied classical philology and law at the École normale supérieure; 1907–1910 studied at the Fondation Thiers. 1910–1920 lecturer at military school at La Flèche; 1921–1948 prof. ord. in classical philology at Algiers. 1949–1954 lecturer in legal sociology at the École pratique des hautes études in Paris; 1950–1952 president of the Institut français de sociologie, and 1949–1961 director of the Année sociologique.

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Fornaro, Sotera, “Gernet, Louis-Jules”, 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 19 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00266>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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