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Religion and philosophy educator

David Ring Crownfield, American religion and philosophy educator. Ordained to ministry Congressional Church, 1955. Member American Academy Religion (unit chair 1981-1986), American Theological Society (president Midwest chapter 1987-1988), Person, Culture and Religion (chair 1980-1981), Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, American Philosophical Association, Heidegger Conference.

Background

Crownfield, David Ring was born on June 24, 1930 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frederic Rudolph and Margaret Elizabeth (Robbins) Crownfield.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1951. Bachelor's Degree, Yale University, 1954. Master of Theology, Harvard University, 1958.

Doctor of Theology, Harvard University, 1964.

Career

Pastor, Hatfield (Massachusetts) Congregational Church, 1955-1956;pastor, Center Congregational Church Dorchester, Boston, 1957-1958;professor, U. Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, since 1964.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Congressional Church, 1955.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor, co-author: (anthology) Lacan and Theological Discourse, 1989. Editor, co-author: Body/Text in Julia Kristera, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Academy Religion (unit chair 1981-1986), American Theological Society (president Midwest chapter 1987-1988), Person, Culture and Religion (chair 1980-1981), Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, American Philosophical Association, Heidegger Conference.

Connections

Married Eleanor L. Bostwick, August 29, 1953 (divorced 1979). Children: Elizabeth E., Anne B. Quinlan, Eleanor C. Ray.

father:
Frederic Rudolph Crownfield

mother:
Margaret Elizabeth (Robbins) Crownfield

spouse:
Eleanor L. Bostwick

children:
Elizabeth E. Crownfield

Anne B. Quinlan Crownfield

Eleanor C. Ray Crownfield