Paul Weiss papers, 1916-1980
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Brief Description: The material from this collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, articles, court documents regarding the case Weiss vs. Fordham University,  and standing volumes. The manuscript material includes published manuscripts by Weiss, manuscripts by other writers, and articles published by Weiss.
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 1/2/MSS 038
Created by: Weiss, Paul, (1901-2002.)
Volume: 125.0 Boxes
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
Biographical Note for Weiss, Paul, (1901-2002.) : Paul Weiss, one of America's foremost philosophers, a noted modern metaphysician and a distinguished teacher is the author of a number of a books and articles in various fields of philosophy including ontology, epistemology, cosmology, and logic.  Aside from the philosophical issues, he also wrote on public life, poetry, painting, hockey, history and humor.  Paul Weiss was a founding member and first president of the Charles S. Pierce Society, the founder and first president of the Metaphysical Association, and has served as a consultant for the Great Books Program and the Institute for Philosophical Research.
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.
Subject Index
Fordham University
Philosophy, American - 20th century
Weiss, Paul, 1901-2002
Genres/Forms of Material
Manuscripts for publication.
Records (documents)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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