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George Bosworth Burch, American educator. Member American Philosophical Association, Guild Scholars in Episcopal Church, Metaphysical Society of America.

Background

Burch, George Bosworth was born on July 12, 1902 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of George Washington and Mary Jane (Bosworth) Burch.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1923, A.M., 1927, Doctor of Philosophy., 1939. Graduate study U. Geneva, 1933-1934, U. Paris, 1935-1936.

Career

Professor philosophy, psychology College Idaho, 1942-1946. Fletcher professor philosophy Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, from 1946, then professor emeritus. Visiting scholar Indian Institute of Philosophy, Amalner, India, 1953-1954.

Visiting professor philosophy Visvabharati University, Santini Ketan, India, 1961.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Early Medieval Philosophy, 1951. Editor, translator: The Steps of Humility (Bernard of Ciairvaux), 1940.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, Guild Scholars in Episcopal Church, Metaphysical Society of America.

Connections

Married Betty Brand, September 25, 1933. Children: Jean Brand, Peter George, John Bosworth.

father:
George Washington Burch

mother:
Mary Jane (Bosworth) Burch

spouse:
Betty Brand

children:
Jean Brand Burch

Peter George Burch

John Bosworth Burch