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Hospers, John

Born: 1918 AD
Currently alive, at 97 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician


1918 - Born on June 9th in Pella, Marion County, Iowa. American philosopher and politician.

1941 - Received his M.A. in Literature from University of Iowa.

1944 - Earned his PhD in Philosophy from Columbia University.

1946-1971 - Wrote the books, Meaning and Truth in the Arts, Readings in Ethical Theory, An Introduction to Philosophical Analysis, Readings in Introductory Philosophical Analysis, Libertarianism: A Political Philosophy for Tomorrow and Artistic Expression.

1972 - Was the first Libertarian candidate for President of the United States.

1980 - Wrote The Literature of Ethics in the Twentieth Century and Human Conduct: Problems of Ethics.


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