People classified with "Philosophy"

Total Cataloged: 4

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, and historian. A leading transcendentalist, Thoreau is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay...

Occupation(s): Social Critic, Philosopher, Naturalist
Specialty(ies): Philosophy
Contributions catalogued: 3
Jacques Maritain
Jacques Maritain
Jacques Maritain was born in 1882 to a French Protestant family. A year later, Raïssa Oumansouff was born into a Jewish family in Russia. The two met in Paris as university students where both were chiefly interested in science and...

Occupation(s): Philosopher
Specialty(ies): Philosophy
Contributions catalogued: 13
John Locke
John Locke
John Locke was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism". Considered one of the first of the British empiricists, following the tradition of...

Occupation(s): Medical Doctor, Philosopher
Specialty(ies): Philosophy, Epistemology, Education
Contributions catalogued: 1
Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, essayist, social critic, political activist, and Nobel laureate.

Occupation(s): Mathematician, Philosopher
Specialty(ies): Atheism and Agnosticism, Mathematics, Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science
Contributions catalogued: 22