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researcher , Philosophy educator

Karsten Harries, American Philosophy educator, researcher. Recipient Distinguished Teaching Effectiveness award University Texas, 1964; Morse fellow Yale University, 1965-1966, Guggenheim fellow, New York City, 1971-1972. Member American Philosophical Association, American Society for Aesthetics, Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Cusanus Society.

Background

Harries, Karsten was born on January 25, 1937 in Jena, Thuringia, Germany. Came to the United States, 1951. Son of Wolfgang and Ilse (Grossmann) Harries.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1958;Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1962.

Career

Instructor, Yale University, New Haven, 1961-1963;assistant professor philosophy, Yale University, New Haven, 1965-1966;associate professor, Yale University, New Haven, 1966-1970;professor, Yale University, New Haven, since 1970;Mellon professor, Yale University, New Haven, 1986-1991;assistant professor, University Texas, Austin, 1963-1965. Lecturer U. Bonn, Federal Republic Germany, winters 1965-1966, 68-69.

Works

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, American Society for Aesthetics, Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Cusanus Society.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Wanning, July 4, 1959. Children: Lisa, Peter, Martin. 2d Married, Elizabeth L. Langhorne, March 14, 1991.

father:
Wolfgang Harries

mother:
Ilse (Grossmann) Harries

spouse:
Elizabeth Wanning

children:
Lisa Harries

Peter Harries

Martin Harries