Nebraska Authors

Robert F. Lechner

Born 1918-02-11 Nebraska City, NE (USA)

Places Lived


Author Of

  • Nonfiction




AB, 1942, St. Joseph's College, Rensselaer, IN
PhD, 1950, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland


Ordained Roman Catholic Priest
Professor of Philosophy

Places Worked

St. Joseph's College, Professor of Philosophy and Head of the Dept.
St. Charles Seminary, Ohio, Professor of Philosophy
DePaul University, Chicago, Professor of Philosophy;


American Philosophical Association
American Catholic Philosophical Association;


The Aesthetic Experience 1953.
Doors to the Sacred.

Founder and editor of Philosophy Today. 1957-

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