in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Education; Philosophy; Religion and Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1470 words.
Johnson, Samuel (14 October 1696–06 January 1772), Anglican priest-missionary, philosopher, and college president, was born in Guilford, Connecticut, the son of Samuel Johnson, a fuller,...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Philosophy of Religion; Hinduism; Religion and Education. 1208 words.
Krishnamurti, Jiddu (1895–1986), religious teacher, was born on 11 May 1895 at Madanapalle, between Madras and Bangalore, the eighth son of Narianiah, a Telugu-speaking Brahman employed by...