Skip to main content

Riesenberg, Peter

RIESENBERG, Peter

RIESENBERG, Peter. American, b. 1925. Genres: History. Career: Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, instructor in history, 1953-54; Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, assistant professor of history, 1954-60; Washington University, St. Louis, MO, assistant professor to professor of history, 1960- 93. Summer faculty member, Columbia University, 1959, and University of California, Berkeley, 1968; National Taiwan University, visiting professor, 1993; Bowdoin College, adjunct professor of history, 1995-96. Publications: (with J. Mundy) The Medieval Town, 1954; Inalienability of Sovereignty in Medieval Political Thought, 1955; (with J. Hexter) Traditions of the Western World, 1967; (with J. Agresto) The Humanist as Citizen, 1981; Citizenship in the Western Tradition, 1992; A History of Citizenship: Sparta to Washington, 2002. Address: 411 High Head Rd, Harpswell, ME 04079, U.S.A.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Riesenberg, Peter." Writers Directory 2005. . Encyclopedia.com. 19 Sep. 2018 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Riesenberg, Peter." Writers Directory 2005. . Encyclopedia.com. (September 19, 2018). http://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/culture-magazines/riesenberg-peter

"Riesenberg, Peter." Writers Directory 2005. . Retrieved September 19, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/culture-magazines/riesenberg-peter

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles

Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

http://www.mla.org/style

The Chicago Manual of Style

http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html

American Psychological Association

http://apastyle.apa.org/

Notes:
  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.