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Thomas Edward Davitt

educator

Thomas Edward Davitt, American educator. Member American Arbitration Association (nat. panel arbitrators).

Background

Davitt, Thomas Edward was born on May 6, 1904 in Adrian, Michigan, United States. Son of Thomas James and Anna (Howley) Davitt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Detroit, 1932. Master of Arts, St. Saint Louis University, 1936, Doctor of Philosophy., 1950. Joined Society of Jesus (Jesuit).

Assistant professor jurisprudence St. Saint Louis University, 1947-1953, associate professor, 1953-1954. Associate professor Marquette U., 1954-1960, professor jurisprudence, 1960-1980. Cons., National Endowment for Humanities, 1972-1980.

Guggenheim fellow for research European Legal Centers, 1956-1957. American Philosophical Society grantee, 1960-1962.

Career

Assistant professor jurisprudence St. Saint Louis University, 1947-1953, asso. Editor American Journal Jurisprudence, 1955-1980.

Works

  • Author: The Nature of Law, 1951. The Elements of Law, 1959. The Basic Values on Law-A Study of the Ethico-Legal Implications Psychology and Anthropology, 1968.

    Ethics in the Situation, 1970, Advisory editor American Journal Jurisprudence, 1955-1980.

Membership

Member American Arbitration Association (nat. panel arbitrators).

Connections

father:
Thomas James Davitt

mother:
Anna (Howley) Davitt