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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Morris Philipson  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: June 23, 1926 in New Haven, CT

Died: 2011 Chicago, Illinois


-- Morris Philipson on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=morris+philipson


Illinois Connection

Philipson attended the University of Chicago and is a former teaching fellow at the University of Chicago. He lived in Chicago until the time of his death.

Biographical and Professional Information

Morris Philipson is a philosopher and author of books, articles and short stories. He was educated at the University of Chicago, the University of Paris, and the University of Munich. He is a former teaching fellow at the University of Chicago and retired as the Director of the University of Chicago Press after 32 years - 1967 to 2000. He continued writing in retirement in addition to traveling and working as a consultant.


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A man in charge :
ISBN: 0226667510. OCLC Number: 43851451

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Conrad Taylor, the executive vice-president of an eastern u iversity, struggles with a crisis.

Bourgeois anonymous /
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Everything changes,
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Rhymes and pictures record the continual change in things around us.

Outline of a Jungian aesthetics /
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Secret understandings :
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Somebody else's life :
ISBN: 0226667502. OCLC Number: 42980172

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Cooper and his accomplice deceive a string of women.

The wallpaper fox :
ISBN: 0226667480. OCLC Number: 43096795

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