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G. Dawes Hicks | Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society | Philosophy in London Since 1880

G. Dawes Hicks

George Dawes Hicks (1862-1941) studied philosophy at Manchester College before gaining his PhD at Leipzig in 1896 with a thesis on Kant, which was published the following year. He went on to be minister at Unity Church, Islington, during which time he lectured for the London School of Ethics and Sociology. In 1904, he was appointed chair of moral philosophy at University College London. He retired in 1928 but remained Professor Emeritus there until his death.

G. Dawes Hicks was President of the Aristotelian Society from 1913 to 1914.

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