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Andrew Dennison Barker

Andrew Dennison Barker, British ancient philosophy educator, researcher. Fellow Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science; member Royal Museum Association.

Background

  • Barker, Andrew Dennison was born on April 24, 1943 in Derby, Derbyshire, England. Son of Edwin and Nancy Ethel (Daldy) Barker.

  • Education

    • Children– Michael, Katharine. Bachelor of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy., Australian National University, 1970.

      Master of Arts in Classics, Cambridge University, England, 1976.

    Career

    • Lecturer ancient philosophy University Warwick, Coventry, England, 1970-1976, 78–. Assistant lecturer University Cambridge, 1976-1978. Fellow, director studies Selwyn College, Cambridge, 1977-1978.

      Consultant Project Theophrastus, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, since 1982.

    Works

    • Author: Greek Musical Writings, 1984. Contributor articles on ancient philosophy and music theory to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science. Member Royal Museum Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Singer; conductor; naturalist.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Margaret Hough, June 28, 1969 (divorced 1976). Children– Jonathan, Nicolas.
    • father: Edwin Barker
    • mother: Nancy Ethel (Daldy) Barker
    • spouse: Susan Margaret Hough
    • children: Jonathan Barker
    • Nicolas Barker
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    Born April 24, 1943
    (age 74)
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