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Davie, George Elder (1912–2007), philosopher and historian

Alexander Broadie

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2013 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/98643

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Davie, George Elder (1912–2007), philosopher and historian, was born on 18 March 1912 at 4 Baxter Park Terrace, Dundee, the only child of George Myles Davie, master pharmacist, and his wife, Isabella Calder, née Elder, schoolteacher. He was a pupil at Dundee high school...

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Subjects: Education ; Philosophy ; History

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