Ketner, Kenneth Laine, (Sr.)

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KETNER, Kenneth Laine, (Sr.)

KETNER, Kenneth Laine, (Sr.). American, b. 1939. Genres: History, Humanities, Philosophy, Biography. Career: Texas Tech University, Lubbock, professor, 1971-81, Charles Sanders Peirce Interdisciplinary Professor, 1981-99, Paul Whitfield Horn Professor, 1999-. National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, 1991-94. Publications: An Emendation of R.G. Collingwood's Doctrine of Absolute Presuppositions, 1973; Elements of Logic, 1990; A Thief of Peirce: The Letters of Kenneth Laine Ketner and Walker Percy, ed. Patrick Samway, 1995; His Glassy Essence: An Autobiography of Charles Sanders Peirce. EDITOR: (with J.E. Cook) Charles Sanders Peirce: Contributions to "The Nation", 4 vols, 1975-87; (co) Proceedings of the Charles Sanders Peirce Bicentennial International Congress, 1981; (with C.J. Kloesel) Peirce, Semeiotic, and Pragmatism: Essays by Max H. Fisch, 1986; (and coauthor of intro) Charles Sanders Peirce, Reasoning and the Logic of Things, 1992; Peirce and Contemporary Thought, 1995. Contributor of essays to professional journals. Contributor to anthologies. Address: Institute for Studies in Pragmaticism, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409-0002, U.S.A.