Roth, Robert Joseph

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ROTH, Robert Joseph

ROTH, Robert Joseph. American, b. 1920. Genres: Philosophy. Career: Fordham University, Bronx, NY, Instructor, 1953-57, Assistant Professor, 1957-64, Associate Professor 1964-70, Professor, 1970-91, Chairman of the Dept., 1970-73, President, Faculty Senate, 1972-74, Dean, Fordham College, 1974-79, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, 1991-. Publications: John Dewey and Self-Realization, 1963; American Religious Philosophy, 1967; British Empiricism and American Pragmatism, 1993; Pragmatism: An Alternative, 1998. EDITOR: God Knowable and Unknowable, 1973; Person and Community: A Philosophical Exploration, 1975. Address: Dept. of Philosophy, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, U.S.A.