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Philosophy and classics educator

David Keyt, American Philosophy and classics educator. Institute for Research in the Humanities fellow University of Wisconsin, 1966-1967; Center for Hellenic Studies fellow, 1974-1975; Institute for Advanced Study member, 1983-1984. Served with United States Army, 1955-1957. Member American Philosophical Association, Society Ancient Greek Philosophy.

Background

Keyt, David was born on February 22, 1930 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Herbert Coe and Hazel Marguerite (Sissman) Keyt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Kenyon College, 1951;Master of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1953;Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell Univercity, 1955.

Career

Instructor department philosophy University Washington, Seattle, 1957—1960, assistant professor, 1960—1964, associate professor, 1964—1969, professor, since 1969, chairman department philosophy, 1971-1978, acting chairman department philosophy, 1967—1968, 1970, 1986, 1994. Visiting assistant professor department philosophy University of California at Los Angeles, 1962-1963. Visiting associate professor Cornell University, 1968-1969.

Member Institute for Advanced Study, 1983-1984. Visiting professor University Hong Kong, autumn 1987, Princeton University, autumn 1988, University California, Irvine, autumn 1990. Visiting scholar Social Philosophy and Policy Center, Bowling Green State University, autumn, 2001.

With United States Army, 1955-1957.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (with Fred D. Miller, Junior) A Companion to Aristotle's Politics, 1991, (with Fred D. Miller, Junior) Freedom, Reason and the Polis: Essays in Ancient Greek Political Theory, 2007. Author: Aristotle Politics, Books V, VI, 1999. Contributor articles in field to professional journals.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1955-1957. Member American Philosophical Association, Society Ancient Greek Philosophy.

Connections

Married Christine Harwood (Mullikin) June 25, 1975. Children by previous marriage: Sarah, Aaron.

father:
Herbert Coe Keyt

mother:
Hazel Marguerite (Sissman) Keyt

spouse:
Christine Harwood Mullikin