Philosophers

Explore the lives and ideas of influential philosophers throughout history. Discover how their thoughts and teachings continue to impact our understanding of the world today.

Aristotle (385 B.C.-322 B.C.) was an ancient Greek philosopher and scientist. A student of Plato and the teacher of Alexander the Great, Aristotle authored many influential works regarding the physical sciences, philosophy, literature, and politics. In this chapter from Poetics, Aristotle seeks to define "tragedy" as it relates to literature and human emotion.

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Ludwig Wittgenstein, in full Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein, (born April 26, 1889, Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now in Austria]—died April 29, 1951, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England), Austrian-born British philosopher, regarded by many as the greatest philosopher of the 20th century. Wittgenstein’s two major works, Logisch-philosophische Abhandlung (1921; Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, 1922) and Philosophische Untersuchungen (published posthumously in 1953; Philosophical Investigations)…

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Immanuel Kant was a German philosopher who acknowledged scientific reasoning, mathematical calculation, and rationalist ideology. Kant was and still is considered as one of the central figures of modern philosophy. Kant's acceptance and even support of scientific theories and new views helped to establish him as a wise philosopher of his time. Without Kant and other individuals who were willing to accept unusual new scientific theories, the rationalist movement may have never taken place. Immanuel Kant, Famous Philosophers, Study Philosophy, Modern Philosophy, Philosophical Thoughts, Moral Philosophy, February 12, April 22, Writers And Poets

Immanuel Kant was a German philosopher who acknowledged scientific reasoning, mathematical calculation, and rationalist ideology. Kant was and still is considered as one of the central figures of modern philosophy. Kant's acceptance and even support of scientific theories and new views helped to establish him as a wise philosopher of his time. Without Kant and other individuals who were willing to accept unusual new scientific theories, the rationalist movement may have never taken place.

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