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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Administrative Information

Description of Series

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Arthur E. Murphy Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Murphy, Arthur E.
Title: Arthur E. Murphy Papers
Abstract: Manuscript notes, publication drafts, lecture notes, correspondence, research papers, etc., comprise the professional papers of Arthur E. Murphy.
Accession No.: 2009-330
Extent: 6 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Arthur E. Murphy (1901–1962) was a professor of philosophy at several major American universities, including Berkeley, Chicago, Cornell, Brown, Illinois, Washington, and Texas. Among his publications were The Theory of Practical Reason, The Uses of Reason, Reason, Reality, and Speculative Philosophy, and Reason and the Common Good, and he was the coauthor of Philosophy in American Education.

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Scope and Contents

Manuscript notes, publication drafts, lecture notes, correspondence, research papers, etc., comprise the professional papers of Arthur E. Murphy.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

This collection is stored off site and requires advance notice for retrieval. Please contact repository.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Arthur E. Murphy Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2009-330/1 Philosophy of Religion
American Philosophy – Santayana
Manuscripts of published works
Curriculum studies
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2009-330/2 American philosophy
Texas seminar, 1957
Moral justifications, moral inquiry
Essays
Book manuscript
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2009-330/3 Jon. Edwards
Notes:
Philosophy of science
Logical positivism
Language analysis
Wittgenstein
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2009-330/4 Notes (hand written)
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2009-330/5 Notes (hand written)
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2009-330/6 Notes (hand written)
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2009-330/7 Manuscripts: Contemporary philosophy
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2009-330/8 Immoralism and the lost individual
American philosophy and American civilization
Present situation in linguistic studies
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2009-330/9 Notes (hand written)
Carus lectures
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2009-330/10 Works by other authors
Reason and the common good
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2009-330/11 Notes (hand written)
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2009-330/12 Notes (hand written)
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2009-330/13 Notes (hand written), including philosophy as a rational discipline
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2009-330/14 Notes (hand written)
Correspondence

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