Luper, Steven 1956-

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LUPER, Steven 1956-

PERSONAL: Born June 15, 1956, in Washington; son of Donald (in the military) and Barbara (Biggs) Luper; married; wife's name Ann Marie. Education: Baylor University, B.A., 1977; Harvard University, Ph.D., 1982.

ADDRESSES: Home—San Antonio, TX. Office—Department of Philosophy, Trinity University, 715 Stadium Dr., San Antonio, TX 78212; fax: 210-999-8353. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER: Trinity University, San Antonio, TX, professor of philosophy, 1982—. Methodist Hospital, past member of Bioethics Committee.

MEMBER: American Philosophical Association, Greenpeace.


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Editor, Synthese, 1988 and 1991, and Monist, 1991.

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