Larry Clevenger was born in Brady, Texas before World War II. He attended San José State University and Ventura College in California. He received his bachelor’s degree from The University of the State of New York. His master’s degree and his Ph.D. are from Cambridge State University.
He has lived in California and Texas, where he still resides. He is a Vietnam veteran and was stationed in Fort Devens, Mass. during the 1960s.
Starting with brief biographies of the great philosophers, including Socrates, Plato, Aristotle and Descartes in part one, and moving through other forms and ways of thinking this book is a nice introduction to the world of philosophy.