Nebraska Authors

Martin Vaske

AKA: Dr. Martin Oscar Vaske

Born 1915-07-25 New Vienna, IA (USA)

Died 2004-02-09
Milwaukee, WI (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
New Vienna, IA
Milwaukee, WI

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Philosophy; Science; Religion


Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1936, Loras College, Dubuque, IA
Master of Arts Degree, 1941, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Licentiate from St. Louis University, 1942
Ph.D., 1948, St. Mary's College, St. Marys, KS


Jesuit Priest
Acting Director
Summer Lecturer

Places Worked

Regis Preparatory School, Denver, CO


American Catholic Philosophical Society


The Philosophy of Man. with Henri Menard, 1956.
An Introduction to Metaphysics. 1963.
Approaches to Reality. 1972.
On Being Human: A Philosophy of the Human Existent. 1973.
A Philosophy of the Beautiful. 1976.
A Philosophy of Morality. 1980.

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