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George Bosworth Burch

George Bosworth Burch, American educator. Member American Philosophical Association, Guild Scholars in Episcopal Church, Metaphysical Society of America.

Background

  • Burch, George Bosworth was born on July 12, 1902 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of George Washington and Mary Jane (Bosworth) Burch.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1923, A.M., 1927, Doctor of Philosophy., 1939. Graduate study U. Geneva, 1933-1934, U. Paris, 1935-1936.

    Career

    • Professor philosophy, psychology College Idaho, 1942-1946. Fletcher professor philosophy Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, from 1946, then professor emeritus. Visiting scholar Indian Institute of Philosophy, Amalner, India, 1953-1954.

      Visiting professor philosophy Visvabharati University, Santini Ketan, India, 1961.

    Works

    • Author: Early Medieval Philosophy, 1951. Editor, translator: The Steps of Humility (Bernard of Ciairvaux), 1940.

    Membership

    Member American Philosophical Association, Guild Scholars in Episcopal Church, Metaphysical Society of America.

    Connections

    • Married Betty Brand, September 25, 1933. Children: Jean Brand, Peter George, John Bosworth.
    • father: George Washington Burch
    • mother: Mary Jane (Bosworth) Burch
    • spouse: Betty Brand
    • children: Jean Brand Burch
    • Peter George Burch
    • John Bosworth Burch
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    Died June 4, 1973
    (aged 70)
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