Peter H. Hess
Peter H. Hess was born in 1934. He received a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario in 1965, and M.A. (1966) and Ph.D. (1971) degrees from Brown University. He began teaching at Victoria University in Toronto in 1969 as a Lecturer in Philosophy. From 1970 to 1978 he was an Assistant Professor, and from 1978 to 1996 an Associate Professor. During his academic career he published Thought and experience (c1988) as well as articles in various philosophical journals.
Fonds consists of reports made for the Canadian Federation for the Humanities Aid to Publications Programme re Hess’s manuscript “Thought and Experience” and letter from Hess in response, 1986; manuscript of “Thought and Experience”, [ca. 1988]; and paper titled “Why Reasons Can’t Be Causes”, [198–?]
Title based on contents of the fonds.
Acquired from Peter H. Hess in 1989
No further accruals are expected
Thought and experience (BD 161.H48 1988) is available in the Victoria University Library
Provenance access point
Hess, Peter H. (Peter Hans), 1934–
Knowledge, Theory of
Thought and thinking