Last updated on: 8/3/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Leonard Swidler, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor of Catholic Thought & Interreligious Dialogue at Temple University
Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Sep. 2, 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor in the Department of Religion, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1966-present
  • Founder – Director, Global Dialogue Institute
  • Academic Society for the Research of Religions and Ideologies (SACRI) Prize,
  • University of Cluj, Romania, 2002
  • LL.D. (Honorary Degree), St. Norbert College, 2001
  • LL.D. (Honorary Degree), LaSalle University, 1977
  • Co-founder, Journal of Ecumenical Studies, 1964
Education:
  • PhD, University of Wisconsin, History, 1961
  • STL, University of Tubingen, Germany, (Licentiate in Sacred Theology), 1959
  • MA, Marquette University, History, 1955
  • BA, St. Norbert’s College, Philosophy, 1950
Other:
  • None Found