Grene, Marjorie, 1910-2009

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Marjorie Grene (December 13, 1910 - March 16, 2009) taught at the University of California at Davis from 1965 to 1978, and from 1988 onwards served as the Honorary University Distinguished Professor of philosophy at Virginia Tech. She served as president of the Metaphysical Society of America in 1976. Grene wrote extensively on the history of philosophy, epistemology and philosophy of science, especially that of biology.

From the description of Marjorie Grene papers. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 710901276

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referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Polanyi, Michael. Papers, 1900-1975 Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library,
creatorOf Grene, Marjorie 1910-2009. Marjorie Grene papers. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Polanyi, Michael, 1891-1976. Papers, 1900-1975 (inclusive). University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. William Ernest Hocking Papers, 1860-1979 Houghton Library
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associatedWith Descartes, René, 1596-1650. person
associatedWith Green, Marjorie 1910-2009. person
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
associatedWith Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804. person
associatedWith Polanyi, Michael, 1891-1976. person
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
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Philosophy of science


Birth 1910-12-13

Death 2009-03-16





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