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Ezra Vogel
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Vogel at the National Library of China in 2013
Born
Ezra Feivel Vogel

(1930-07-11)July 11, 1930
Died December 20, 2020(2020-12-20) (aged 90)
Alma mater
Scientific career
Institutions
Doctoral advisor Talcott Parsons

Ezra Feivel Vogel (traditional Chinese: 傅高義; simplified Chinese: 傅高义; pinyin: Fù Gāoyì; July 11, 1930 — December 20, 2020) was an American scholar and japanologist. He was the Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University. He wrote about modern Japan, China, Korea, and Asia. He was known for his 1978 volume Japan as Number One: Lessons for America. In 2011, he won the Lionel Gelber Prize.

Vogel died at a hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts from surgery-related problems on December 20, 2020 at the age of 90.

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