Theodore Drange


Theodore Drange

Infobox_Philosopher
region = Western philosophy
era = 20th-century philosophy
color = #B0C4DE




name = Theodore Drange
birth = 1934
Brooklyn, New York
death =
school_tradition = Analytic philosophy
main_interests= Philosophy of religion, philosophy of language, epistemology
influences = Max Black, E. Haldeman-Julius
influenced =
notable_ideas = Argument from nonbelief

Theodore "Ted" Michael Drange (1934—) is a philosopher of religion and Professor Emeritus at West Virginia University, where he taught philosophy from 1966 to 2001. He received a B.A. from Brooklyn College in 1955 and a Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1963. He has written two books: one in the philosophy of language, "Type Crossings", in 1966; and one in the philosophy of religion, "Nonbelief and Evil: Two Arguments for the Nonexistence of God", in 1998. Drange has also written several articles on the philosophy of religion and atheism, particularly for the Internet Infidels organization.

References

*cite web |last=Drange |first=Theodore |title=Brief Autobiography of Theodore M. Drange |publisher=Internet Infidels |url=http://www.infidels.org/library/modern/theodore_drange/autobio.html |accessdate=2007-04-09
*cite web |last=Drange |first=Theodore |title=Brief Biography of Theodore M. Drange |url=http://home.earthlink.net/~writetdrange/bio.html |accessdate=2007-05-25

External links

* [http://www.infidels.org/library/modern/theodore_drange/ Articles by Drange] in the Internet Infidels [http://www.infidels.org/library/modern/ Modern Library]


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