- PhD Fordham University 1968
- MA Boston College 1960
- BS Fairfield University 1958
ethics, American philosophy, pragmatism, question of American identity, America in the 1960s and 1970s, John Dewey, Michael Polanyi, and pragmatism and American culture
articles in The Personalist, Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, The Southern Quarterly, Hungarian Studies, and Polanyiana
Visiting Professor of American Studies, Warsaw University 1977-79;
Otto Salgo Visiting Professor of American Studies, University of Budapest.