Lewis, Clarence Irving, 1883-1964

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Clarence Irving Lewis, born 1883 in Massachusetts, was a professor of philosophy. Lewis taught at the University of California (1911-1920) and Harvard (1920-?) and was the author of several philosophic works. He died in 1964.

From the description of Clarence Irving Lewis papers, 1933-1967. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122500133

C.I. Lewis taught philosophy at Stanford for several years following his retirement from Harvard. While John Hammond was a grad student there (1955-60) he took some courses from Lewis, and Lewis gave him these corrected galleys.

From the description of Our social inheritance : corrected galley proofs, ca. 1957. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864732

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Clarence Irving Lewis - Professor of Philosophy

Born April 12, 1883, Stoneham Massachusetts

Education AB Harvard, 1906 PhD 1910 LHD University of Chicago 1941

Married Mabel Maxwell Graves, Jan. 1, 1907 Children: Irving Maxwell, Margaret Maxwell, David Edson, Andrew Kittredge

Teacher High School English 1905-6

Instructor University of Colorado, 1906-8 (English)

Inst. and Asst. Prof. University of California 1911 - 20 (Philosophy)

Lecturer & Asst. Prof. & Prof. of Philosophy Harvard, 1920 -

Member of: American Philosophic Association, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, American Philosophic Society, British Academy, Phi Beta Kappa

Author of: Survey of Symbolic Logic, 1918 Mind and the World Order 1929 Symbolic Logic with C.H. Langford) 1932 An Analysis of Knowledge and Valuation 1946

Died: [UNK]

From the guide to the Clarence Irving Lewis Papers, 1933-1967, (Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.)

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creatorOf Lewis, Clarence Irving, 1883-1964. Clarence Irving Lewis papers, 1933-1967. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Kelly, Thomas R. (Thomas Raymond), 1893-1941. [Papers] / Thomas Raymond Kelly. - 1915-41. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Reichenbach, Hans, 1891-1953. Hans-Reichenbach-Sammlung [microform] 1900-1979 (grösstenteils 1919-1953) University of Pittsburgh
referencedIn Williams, Donald Cary, 1899-. Papers of Donald Cary Williams, ca. 1922-1977 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Lewis, Clarence Irving, 1883-1964. Our social inheritance : corrected galley proofs, ca. 1957. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Lewis, Clarence Irving, 1883-1964. Autograph letter signed C.I. Lewis to: "My Dear Professor Palmer" March 21, 1919. Wellesley College
creatorOf Clarence Irving Lewis Papers, 1933-1967 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Peach, Bernard, 1918-. Bernard Peach papers, [1946-1992]. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Correspondence, 1860-1979. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Stanford University Press archival book copies, 1900-2012 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Murphey, Murray G. Interview with Andrew Lewis about C.I. Lewis : cassette tapes, 2001 Sept. 15. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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associatedWith Barean-Marcus, Ruth C. person
associatedWith Baylis, Charles. person
associatedWith Butterfield, Victor L. person
associatedWith Chase, Julia May. person
associatedWith Cirker, Howard. person
associatedWith Deese, James, 1921- person
associatedWith Dobbie, Lucie E. N. person
associatedWith Dover Publications, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Gutmann, James. person
associatedWith Henle, Paul, 1908-1962. person
associatedWith Herper, Richard. person
associatedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. person
associatedWith Hoekstra, Raymond. person
associatedWith Honke, Masumi. person
associatedWith Hook, Sidney, 1902-1989. person
associatedWith Howe, C. D. (Clarence Decatur), 1886-1960. person
associatedWith Huntington, Edward V. person
associatedWith Isenberg, Arnold. person
associatedWith Kelly, Thomas R. (Thomas Raymond), 1893-1941. person
associatedWith Kennedy, Gail, 1900-1972. person
associatedWith Krzywicki, George. person
associatedWith Leonard, Henry. person
associatedWith Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975. person
associatedWith Mothersill, Mary. person
associatedWith Murphey, Murray G. person
associatedWith Nakhnikan, George. person
associatedWith Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967. person
associatedWith Palmer, George Herbert, 1842-1933. person
associatedWith Pauck, Wilhelm, 1901-1981. person
associatedWith Peach, Bernard, 1918- person
associatedWith Perry, Ralph Barton, 1876-1957. person
associatedWith Reichenbach, Hans, 1891-1953. person
associatedWith Rome, Sydney. person
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associatedWith Rynin, David, 1905- person
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associatedWith Werkmeister, W. H. (William Henry), 1901- person
associatedWith Williams, Donald Cary, 1899- person
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Birth 1883-04-12

Death 1964-02-03

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