Avicenna (İbn-i Sina) (Philosopher Biographies)

Avicenna (İbn-i Sina) (Philosopher Biographies)  IBN SINA, Abu 'Ali al-Husayn b. 'Abd Allah b. Sina, known in the West as Avicenna. He followed the encyclopedic conception of the sciences that had been traditional since the time of the Greek Sages in uniting philosophy with the study of nature and in seeing the perfection of man as lying in b ...
 

Charles François Dupuis (Philosopher Biographies )

Charles François Dupuis (Philosopher Biographies ) Charles François Dupuis Charles François Dupuis (26 October 1742 – 29 September 1809) was a French savant, a professor (from 1766) of rhetoric at the Collège de Lisieux, Paris, who studied for the law in his spare time and was received as avocat in 1770. He also ventured into the field of mathema ...
 

Philo Judaeus (Philosopher Biographies )

Philo Judaeus (Philosopher Biographies )   Philo Judaeus (born 10 – 15 BC, Alexandria — died AD 45 – 50, Alexandria) Greek-speaking Jewish philosopher. A leader of the Jewish community of Alexandria, he led a delegation to the emperor Caligula c. AD 40 to ask that Jews not be forced to worship him. His writings provide the clearest ...
 

Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (Philosopher Biographies)

Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (Philosopher Biographies) Søren Aabye Kierkegaard Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (English pronunciation: /ˈsɔrən ˈkɪərkəɡɑrd/ or /ˈkɪərkəɡɔr/; Danish: [ˈsœːɐn ˈkʰiɐ̯kəˌɡ̊ɒˀ]  ( listen)) ( 1813 – 1855) was a Danish philosopher, theologian and religious author interested in human psychology. He strongly criticized the philosophies ...
 

Galileo Galilei (Philosophy Philosophers)

Galileo Galilei (Philosophy Philosophers)Born: 15 Feb 1564 in Pisa (now in Italy)Died: 8 Jan 1642 in Arcetri (near Florence) (now in Italy) Galileo Galilei's parents were Vincenzo Galilei and Guilia Ammannati. Vincenzo, who was born in Florence in 1520, was a teacher of music and a fine lute player. After studying music in Venice he carri ...
 

Thomas More (Philosophy Biographies)

Thomas More (Philosophy Biographies) Thomas More Sir Thomas More (play /ˈmɔr/; February 7, 1478 – July 6, 1535), also known by Catholics as Saint Thomas More, was an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman and noted Renaissance humanist. He was an important counsellor to Henry VIII of England and for three years toward ...
 
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