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John Alden Clark

John Alden Clark, Indian educator. Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fulbright lecturer Ahmednagar College, U. Poona (India), 1961-1962.; Member American Philosophical Association, Society Religion Higher Education; Member United Church Christ.

Background

  • Clark, John Alden was born on August 27, 1907 in Ahmednagar, India, (parents American citizens). Son of Alden Hyde and Mary (Whitcomb) Clark.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1929. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1930, Doctor of Philosophy., 1935.

    Career

    • Instructor philosophy Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1933-1935. Assistant professor Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana, 1935-1937, associate professor, 1937-1939. Associate professor of University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1939-1941.

      Member of faculty Colby College, Waterville, Maine, 1946, professor, 1952-1972, department chairman philosophy and religion, 1952-1971, professor emeritus, 1972-1974. Visiting professor Unity (Maine) College, 1972-1974. Researcher Columbia, 1941-1942, U. Edinburgh (Scotland), 1954-1955.

    Works

    • Editor: The Student Seeks an Answer, 1960. Contributor professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fulbright lecturer Ahmednagar College, U. Poona (India), 1961-1962. Member American Philosophical Association, Society Religion Higher Education.

    Member United Church Christ.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Ann Scott, May 5, 1943. Children: Alice (Mistress.
    • father: Alden Hyde Clark
    • mother: Mary (Whitcomb) Clark
    • spouse: Mary Ann Scott
    • child: Alice (Mrs Clark
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    Born August 27, 1907
    Died August 31, 1974
    (aged 67)
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