Anatol Rapoport

Pure and Applied Mathematics

One of the main originators of conflict theory, game theory, and peace research

Birthdate
May 22, 1911

Birthplace
Lozovaya, Russia

Residence
Toronto, Ontario

Family Members
  • Wife: Gwen (Goodrich) Rapoport
  • Daughter: Anya
  • Sons: Alexander and Charles Anthony

Other Interests
Accomplished pianist who toured in Europe, the U.S. and Mexico during the 1930s.

Title
Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies, Dept of Psychology

Office
University of Toronto, Ontario

Status
Retired

Degrees
  • SM, U of Chicago, 1940
  • PhD (Math.), U of Chicago, 1941

Awards
  • Lenz International Peace Research Prize, 1976

Mentor

Dr. Nicolas Rashevsky, U of Chicago Glenn Dillard Gunn, piano teacher Father S. I. Hayakawa


Last Updated
May 15, 2011

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