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Yves Rene Marie Simon

educator , philosopher

Yves Rene Marie Simon, French educator; philosopher. Member Roman Academy St. Thomas, American Philosophical Society.

Background

Simon, Yves Rene Marie was born on March 14, 1903 in Cherbourg, France. Daughter of Auguste Simon and Berthe Porquet.

Education

Licence-es-Lettres, U. Paris, 1922, diplome d’Etudes Superieures de Philosophie, 1923. Certificat d’Etudes Physiques, Chimiques Naturelles, 1927. Licentiate in Philosophy, Catholic Institute of Paris, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy., 1934.

Career

Came to the United States, 1938, naturalized, 1946. Professor philosophy Oath. University of Lille, France, 1930-1938, U. Notre Dame, 1938-1948, University of Chicago since 1948, member commission on social thought University of Chicago.

Extraordinary professor of University Mexico.

Works

  • Author: Introduction à l’Ontologic du Connaitre, 1934. Critique de la Connaissance morale, 1934. La Campagne d’Ethiopie, 1936.

    Trois Lecons sur le Travail, 1938. Nature and Functions of Authority, 1940. The Road to Vichy, 1942.

    The March to Liberation, 1942. Prevoir et Savoir, 1944. Community of the Free, 1947.

    Philosophy of Democratic Government, 1951. Traite du Libre Arbitre, 1951.

Membership

Member Roman Academy St. Thomas, American Philosophical Society.

Connections

Married Paule Dromard, July 23, 1930. Children: Catherine, Dominic, Pascal, Anthony, Vincent, Michael.

father:
Auguste Simon

mother:
Berthe Porquet

spouse:
Paule Dromard

children:
Catherine Simon

Dominic Simon

Pascal Simon

Anthony Simon

Vincent Simon

Michael Simon