Burnham, James, 1905-1987

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Dates:
Birth 1905-11-22
Death 1987-07-28
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

American author and journalist; senior editor, National Review, 1955-1977.

From the description of James Burnham papers, 1928-1983. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123458496

Biography

  • 1905 Nov. 22: Born, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1929 - 1942 : Professor of Philosophy, New York University
  • 1929 - 1933 : Co-editor, Symposium
  • 1931: Co-author (with Philip Wheelwright), Introduction to Philosophical Analysis
  • 1941: Author, The Managerial Revolution
  • 1943: Author, The Machiavellians
  • 1947: Author, The Struggle for the World
  • 1948: Author, The Case for De Gaulle (with Andre Malraux)
  • c. 1949 - 1953 : Consultant, Central Intelligence Agency
  • 1950: Author, The Coming Defeat of Communism
  • 1953: Author, Containment or Liberation?
  • 1954: Author, The Web of Subversion
  • 1955 - 1977 : Editorial Board, National Review
  • 1959: Author, Congress and the American Tradition
  • 1964: Author, Suicide of the West
  • 1967: Author, The War We Are In
  • 1987 July 28: Died, Kent, Connecticut

From the guide to the James Burnham Papers, 1928-1983, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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Subjects:

  • World politics--1945-1989
  • Anti-communist movements--United States
  • Conservatism--United States
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Communism
  • Political science
  • Conservatism
  • World politics--1945-
  • Communism--United States

Occupations:

  • Journalists

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)