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Minister , Philosophy educator

Yeager Hudson, American philosophy educator, minister. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1963. Member American Philosophical Association, North America Society for Social Philosophy (board officers), American Institute Indian Studies (trustee since 1980), Association Asian Studies.

Background

Hudson, Yeager was born on August 14, 1931 in Meridian, Mississippi, United States. Son of William Ernest and Effie (Yeager) Hudson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Millsaps College, 1954; Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University, 1958; Doctor of Philosophy, Boston University, 1965; Master of Arts (honorary), Colby College, 1977.

Career

Instructor philosophy, Colby College, Waterville, Maine., 1959-1965; assistant professor, Colby College, Waterville, Maine., 1965-1970; associate professor, Colby College, Waterville, Maine., 1970-1977; professor, department chairman, Colby College, Waterville, Maine., 1977-1989; Charles A. Dana professor philosophy, Colby College, Waterville, Maine., since 1994. Fulbright lecturer Ahnednager College, (India), 1967-1968.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1963.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, North America Society for Social Philosophy (board officers), American Institute Indian Studies (trustee since 1980), Association Asian Studies.

Connections

Married Margaret Louise Hight, December 20, 1953. Children: Paul Brinton, Gareth Yeager.

father:
William Ernest Hudson

mother:
Effie (Yeager) Hudson

spouse:
Margaret Louise Hight

children:
Paul Brinton Hudson

Gareth Yeager Hudson