in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Politics and Law. 1156 words.
Firth, Roderick (30 January 1917–22 December 1987), philosopher and educator, was born in Orange, New Jersey, the son of Leo Earl Firth, who was in the advertising business, and Ida Lake....