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Frederick Irving Kersten Edit Profile

educator , Philosopher

Frederick Irving Kersten was American philosopher, educator. Scholar, Brown University, 1955-1956.

Background

Kersten, Frederick Irving was born on September 26, 1931 in Niagara Falls, New York, United States. Son of Irving Wilhelm and Margaret Edna Kersten.

Education

Bachelor, Lawrence College, 1951. Master of Arts, New School, New York City, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, New School, New York City, 1964.

Career

Halle fellow Graduate Faculty, New School, New York City, 1961—1962. Associate professor University Montana, Missoula, 1962—1969. Professor University Wisconsin, Green Bay, 1969—1994, Frankenthal professor, 1984—1994, philosopher in residence Madison, 1985—1994.

Connections

Married Karen Jean McKie, March 24, 1994. Married Raquel Brik (deceased). Children: Stephen, Andrew.

father:
Irving Wilhelm

mother:
Margaret Edna Kersten

spouses:
Karen Jean McKie

Raquel Brik

children:
Stephen Kersten

Andrew Kersten