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Hutchinson, Marjorie Eileen Henrietta Grice- [married name Marjorie Eileen Henrietta von Schlippenbach], Baroness von Schlippenbach

Christopher K. Ryan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Philosophy. 1593 words.

Hutchinson, Marjorie Eileen Henrietta Grice- [married name Marjorie Eileen Henrietta von Schlippenbach], Baroness von Schlippenbach (1909–2003), historian of economic thought and Hispanist,...

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Hutchison, Terence Wilmot

Roger E. Backhouse.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Philosophy; Economics. 1205 words.

Hutchison, Terence Wilmot (1912–2007), philosopher and historian of economics, was born in Bournemouth on 13 August 1912, the son of Robert Langton Douglas (1864–1951), art historian, and...

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Jefferson, Thomas

Merrill D. Peterson.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Education; Philosophy. 8849 words.

Jefferson, Thomas (13 April 1743–04 July 1826), philosopher, author of the Declaration of Independence, and president of the United States, was born at Shadwell, in what became Albemarle...

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Jones, Rufus Matthew

Hugh Barbour.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Philosophy. 1946 words.

Jones, Rufus Matthew (25 January 1863–16 June 1948), exemplar of mysticism and rebuilder of Quakerism, was born on his family’s farm in South China, Maine, the son of Edwin Jones and Mary...

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Kolakowski, Leszek

Steven Lukes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; History. 1493 words.

Kolakowski, Leszek (1927–2009), philosopher and historian of ideas, was born on 23 October 1927 in Radom, Poland, the son of Jerzy Kolakowski (d. 1943), a social activist in the...

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Mair [Major], John

Alexander Broadie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; History; Theology. 2176 words.

Mair [Major], John (c. 1467–1550), historian, philosopher, and theologian, was born into a farming family in the village of Gleghornie near Haddington, south-east of Edinburgh. He attended...

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Mann, Theodore Augustine [known as Abbé Mann]

Paul Arblaster.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Earth Sciences and Geography; Philosophy. 1463 words.

Mann, Theodore Augustine [known as Abbé Mann] (1735–1809), natural philosopher and historian, was born in Yorkshire on 22 June 1735, the son of a land surveyor. He was educated at a local...

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Margrie, William

Peter M. Claus.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History. 983 words.

Margrie, William (1877–1960), philosopher and eccentric, was born at 202 St George's Road, Camberwell, south London, on 7 April 1877, the youngest of five children of William Leslie...

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Markus, Robert Austin

Kate Cooper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; History. 1355 words.

Markus, Robert Austin (1924–2010), historian and philosopher, was born Róbert Imre Márkus on 8 October 1924 in Budapest, Hungary, the son of Gyözö (Victor) Márkus (1897–1971), director of...

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Martin, William

Thomas Seccombe.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History. 856 words.

Martin, William (1772–1851), eccentric and self-proclaimed philosopher, was born on 21 June 1772 at the Twohouse, Haltwhistle, Northumberland, the eldest of four sons of (William) Fenwick...

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