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Edman, Irwinlocked

(28 November 1896–04 September 1954)
  • Herman J. Saatkamp
  •  and Clay Davis Splawn

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Edman, Irwin (28 November 1896–04 September 1954), writer, philosopher, and teacher, was born in New York City, the son of Solomon Edman, a shirt manufacturer, and Ricka Sklower. Edman attended Columbia College, graduating in 1917 and receiving his Ph.D. in philosophy three years later. His dissertation, ...

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