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Enlightening journey : the autobiography of an American scholar

Author: Nicholas Rescher
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume charts the many twists and turns in the life and career of American philosopher, Nicholas Rescher. It takes the reader through Rescher's life, tracing the evolution of his career as a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Nicholas Rescher; Nicholas Rescher; Nicholas Rescher
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Rescher
ISBN: 0739104225 9780739104224
OCLC Number: 49566273
Description: xvi, 284 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Family Background --
A German Childhood, Hagen: 1928-1939 --
An Immigrant Boy, Beechhurst: 1938-1942 --
High School Days: 1942-1946 --
Queens College, Flushing: 1946-1949 --
Princeton University: 1949-1952 --
U.S.M.C., Washington, DC: 1952-1954 --
The RAND Corporation, Santa Monica: 1954-1956 --
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA: 1957-1961 --
Pittsburgh, The First Years: 1961-1966 --
Pittsburgh, The Years of Change: 1966-1971 --
Pittsburgh and Oxford: 1971-1974 --
Retrospect: 1975 --
Squirrel Hill: 1975-1980 --
Wanderings: 1981-1985 --
Retrospect: 1985 --
Toward the 1990s: 1985-1989 --
Changing Priorities: 1990-1995 --
Retrospect: 1995 --
At the Dawn of a New Millennium: 1996-2002 --
Retrospect: 2002.
Responsibility: Nicholas Rescher.

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