This is the home page of Professor Richard M. Hare, M.A., Emeritus Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford,
Fellow of the British Academy
Formerly White's Professor of Moral Philosophy in the
University of Oxford

address

Professor Richard M. Hare, M.A., F.B.A.
Bywater,
The Street,
Ewelme,
Nr Wallingford,
OXON, OX10 6HQ,
UK

telephone 01491 839239 [from outside UK + 1491 839239 (e.g. from US 011 1491 839239)]
I do not have E-mail; I occasionally collect mail from Corpus Christi College, Oxford, OX1 4JF.

biographical details:

Born 21 March 1919, son of Charles Francis Aubone Hare and Louise Kathleen Hare (née Simonds)
Married 1947 Catherine Verney, one son, three daughters, six grandchildren
Educated Rugby Sch. (scholar) and Balliol College, Oxford, England (scholar), 1st cl. Classical Honour Mods. 1939, 1st cl. Lit. Hum., 1947, BA and MA 1947

War Service: Lieutenant, Royal Artillery and Indian Mountain Artillery. 1939-42; prisoner of war, Singapore and on Burma-Thailand Railway 1942-5

Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy, Balliol College, Oxford, 1947-66, (Hon. Fellow 1974)
White's Professor of Moral Philosophy and Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 1966-83, (Hon. Fellow 1983).
Graduate Research Professor, University of Florida at Gainesville, 1983-94

Wilde Lecturer in Natural Religion, Oxford, 1963-6.
Member of Church of England Working Parties on Ethical Questions, 1960-74
Member of National Road Safety Advisory Council, 1966-8

Visiting Fellow or Professor Princeton (1957); Australian National University Canberra (1966); University of Michigan (1968); University of Delaware (1974); Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences, Stanford (1980) ; Unisa and other S.African Universities (1985) ; Centre for Human Bioethics, Monash University (1987 and 1993); Univs. of Kyoto Osaka Nagoya and Tokyo (1988); FSU Tallahassee (1990 - 1994); Axel Hägerström Lecturer, Uppsala, 1991


Fellow of British Academy, 1964
Tanner Award, 1973
Foreign Hon. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1974
Hon. Ph.D. Lund, 1991

Click here to see a brief bibliography of my published academic work

A full one has been published in my Sorting Out Ethics, Oxford, 1997, and can be seen by clicking here A complete bibliography of my published academic work
This page was devised on September 1st, 1997, and last revised on May 8th, 1999.