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Name:  John S. Haller, Jr.  

Pen Name: John Samuel Haller, Jr., John Haller

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Born: 1940 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Haller was a history professor at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois and as a professor of medical humanities at Southern Illinois University Medical School in Springfield, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

John S. Haller, Jr. held a dual appointment as a professor of history at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and as a professor of medical humanities at Southern Illinois University Medical School in Springfield, Illinois. At Southern Illinois University in Carbondale he taught courses in American intellectual history and the history of medicine. He also served as past editor of ''Caduceus, A Journal for the Medical Humanities''. Dr. Haller's current research involves nineteenth- and twentieth-century alternative medical systems.


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Awards

-- '''''Outcasts From Evolution ''''' *Anisfeild-Wolf Award in Race Relations, 1971