Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File

From Library of Congress Name Authority File


us: Čapek, Milič


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Capek, M. (Milič)
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1909-01-26
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1997-11-17
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Třebechovice pod Orebem (Czech Republic)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Little Rock (Ark.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Nebraska at Omaha
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Carleton College (Northfield, Minn.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1948
        • Affiliation End: 1962
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Boston University
        • Affiliation Start: 1962
        • Affiliation End: 1974
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

        cze
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Philosophy
          (lcsh) Process philosophy
            (lcsh) Physics--Philosophy
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Philosophers
                (lcsh) College teachers
            • Sources

              • found: Author's Bergson a tendance ...
              • found: NUCMC data from Boston Univ., Dept. of Special Coll., for Milic Capek collection, 1938-1983 (Milic Capek; educator and author; prof., philosophy, Boston Univ.; b. in Bohemia)
              • found: Info. converted from 678, 2012-10-02 (b. 1/26/09)
              • found: A key to Czechoslovakia, 1946: title page (Milič Čapek, Ph.D. (Prague)) front cover (M. Capek) 12th unnumbered page at back of book (Dr. Milič Capek; born in northeastern part of Bohemia; completed studies at the King Charles University in Prague two years before the German invasion of Czechoslovakia; in 1940 fled from Paris to southern France and in 1941 reached the United States via Morocco and French West Africa; instructor at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln since 1944; publications, in Czech, on philosophy of science and the philosophy of history)
              • found: Wikipedie, otevřená encyklopedie, July 1, 2016: Milič Čapek page (born 26 January 1909 in the municipality of Třebechovice; died 17 November 1997; Czech-American philosopher; taught at Carleton College, 1948-1962; Boston University, 1962-1974; strongly influenced by process philosophy, wrote on the relationship of philosophy and modern physics, especially the philosophy of space and time and metaphysics) {https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mili%C4%8D_%C4%8Capek}
              • found: Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences WWW site, July 1, 2016: Obituaries archive, 1998-2001 (Milic Capek, Boston University Professor Emeritus of Philosophy; died in Little Rock, Arkansas, on 17 November 1997) {https://www.svu2000.org/remembering/obituaries-1998-2001/}
            • Change Notes

              • 1981-10-07: new
              • 2016-07-02: revised
            • Alternate Formats