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Charles Alexander Moore

Charles Alexander Moore, American educator. Member Association Asian Studies, American Philosophical Association (member international committee), American Oriental Society, Indian Philosophical Congress Association, Pacific and Asia Affairs Council, Phi Kappa Phi.; Mason.

Background

  • Moore, Charles Alexander was born on March 11, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles Lee and Lola (Alexander) Moore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1926, Doctor of Philosophy., 1932. Graduate study Benares Hindu U. and University of Oxford, 1947-1948.

    Career

    • ; 1 son, Charles Alexander. Instructor philosophy Yale, 1933-1936. Assistant professor of University Hawaii, 1936-1939, associate professor, 1939-1947, professor, 1947-1954, senior professor, since 1954.

      Guggenheim Foundation fellow, 1947-1948. Watumull Found, associate, 1947-1948. Visiting professor Duke, 1940, Cornell, 1941, Boston University, summer 1948, University of Southern California, summer 1952.

      Director, chairman East-West Philosophers Conference, U. Hawaii, 1939, 49, 59, 64. Board advisers Council Higher Learning in Oriental Humanities.

    Works

    • Co-author, editor: Philosophy—East and West (symposium), 1944. Essays in East-West Philosophy: An Attempt at World Philosophical Synthesis (symposium), 1951, also articles philosophical journals and Indian symposiums. Editor: Essentials of Buddhist Philosophy (Junjiro Takakusu) (with World Trade Chan), 1947.

      Editor Philosophy East and West. Source Book in Indian Philosophy (with S. Radhakrishnan). Co-editor A. R. Wadia: Essays in Philosophy Presented in His Honor (symposium).

    Membership

    Member Association Asian Studies, American Philosophical Association (member international committee), American Oriental Society, Indian Philosophical Congress Association, Pacific and Asia Affairs Council, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Anne G. Mayo, December 19, 1929 (divorced 1952).
    • father: Charles Lee Moore
    • mother: Lola (Alexander) Moore
    • spouse: Anne G. Mayo
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    Born March 11, 1901
    Died April, 1967
    (aged 66)
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