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Stephen Barker ’49

A professor at Johns Hopkins University who worked to make philosophy accessible to a wider audience, Stephen died Dec. 16, 2019.

Stephen earned a philosophy doctorate from Harvard University and taught at the University of Southern California, the University of Virginia, and Ohio State University before joining Hopkins in 1964. Among his numerous writings about the logic, theory, and history of philosophy was The Elements of Logic, a textbook still used in classrooms today.

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