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Asa Kasher

Asa Kasher, Israeli philosopher, educator. Grantee Deutsche Forshcung Gemeinshaft, Berlin, 1973-1976, United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation, 1989-1992, Institute Academy, since 1992. Lieutenant Israel military, 1963-1965. Member Israel Philosophy Association (president 1987-1991), American Philosophy Association, Philosophy Journal Editor Society.

Background

  • Kasher, Asa was born on June 6, 1940 in Jerusalem. Son of Shim'on and Zipora (Rabinowitz) Kasher.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1971.

    Career

    • Professor philosophy Tel Aviv University, since 1979, chair, since 1989. Visiting professor University of California at Los Angeles, since 1988. Visiting fellow Wolfson College, Oxford, England, 1979.

    Works

    • Editor: Philosophia, since 1971.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Lieutenant Israel military, 1963-1965. Member Israel Philosophy Association (president 1987-1991), American Philosophy Association, Philosophy Journal Editor Society.

    Connections

    • Married Naomi Waldmann, April 4, 1965. Children: Yehoraz, Shirith, Avshalom.
    • father: Shim'on Kasher
    • mother: Zipora (Rabinowitz) Kasher
    • spouse: Naomi Waldmann
    • children: Yehoraz Kasher
    • Shirith Kasher
    • Avshalom Kasher
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    Born June 6, 1940
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    • 1963
      Hebrew University
    • 1971
      Hebrew University
    • 1979
      Professor, philosophy Tel Aviv University
    • 1989
      Professor, philosophy Tel Aviv University