Roderick Chisholm

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Birthday
27, 1916
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Death Date
Jan 19, 1999 (82)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
27, 1916
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Death Date
Jan 19, 1999 (82)

About

American philosopher who focused on epistemology, metaphysics, value theory, the philosophy of perception, and free will.

Before Fame

He studied at Brown University and earned his Ph.D. at Harvard University, where he studied with Clarence Irving Lewis and Donald C. Williams.

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He studied the works of philosophers from ancient to modern times and became president of the Metaphysical Society of America in 1973.

Family Life

He married Eleanor Parker.

Associated With

He and Bertrand Russell were both Metaphysical Platonists.