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Donald Davidson

Donald DavidsonAKA Donald Herbert Davidson

Born: 6-Mar-1917
Birthplace: Springfield, MA
Died: 30-Aug-2003
Location of death: Berkeley, CA [1]
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Actions, Reasons And Causes

Military service: US Navy (WWII)

[1] Alta Bates Hospital, Berkeley, CA.

Sister: Jean Baldwin
Wife: Marcia Cavell (m. 1984, one daughter)
Daughter: Elizabeth

    University: BA, Harvard University (1939)
    University: MA, Harvard University (1941)
    University: PhD, Harvard University (1949)
    Teacher: Queens College New York (1947-56)
    Teacher: Stanford University (1951-67)
    Professor: Princeton University (1967-70)
    Professor: Rockefeller University (1970-76)
    Professor: University of Chicago (1976-81)
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley (1981-2003)

Author of books:
Essays on Actions And Events (1980, essays)
Inquiries into Truth and Interpretation (1984, essays)
Subjective, Intersubjective, Objective (2001, essays)

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