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Philosophy educator

Marcus Baxter Hester, American philosophy educator. National Defense Education Act fellow, 1960-1963; University North Carolina-Chapel Hill fellow, 1966-1967. Volunteer Samaritan Soup Kitchen. Member Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, North Carolina Philosophical Society, Society Christian Philosophers.

Background

Hester, Marcus Baxter was born on June 20, 1937 in Raleigh. Son of John Lee and Eldy Beatrice (Baker) Hester.

Education

Bachelor, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 1964.

Career

Instructor to professor philosophy Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, since 1963.

Politics

The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

Volunteer Samaritan Soup Kitchen. Member Southern Society for Philosophy and Psychology, North Carolina Philosophical Society, Society Christian Philosophers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: trout fishing, jogging, backpacking, astronomy.

Connections

1 child, Marcus Hill.

father:
John Lee Hester

mother:
Eldy Beatrice (Baker) Hester

child:
Marcus Hill Hester