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Adelmann, Frederick J.


Biographical Note

Jesuit philosopher Frederick J. Adelmann, SJ (1915-1996) graduated from Boston College in 1937 and entered the Society of Jesus. He received a Ph.D. from St. Louis University in 1955, and specialized in Marxism and Soviet philosophy. Adelmann taught philosophy at Boston College from 1954 to 1985, and chaired the department from 1954 to 1965.

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Frederick J. Adelmann, SJ papers


Personal and professional materials created by twentieth century Jesuit and scholar of Marxist philosophy Frederick J. Adelmann, SJ, including correspondence, essays, lecture notes, and photographs.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research. The videocassette has been digitally copied; all original media were retained, but may not be played due to format. Digital use copies can only be accessed in the Burns Library Reading Room.

Dates: 1944-1992