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Stephen King

Stephen Edwin king is an American writer, horror, mystery, suspense, fantasy and novels. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which were adapted into feature-length films, TV series, TV series and comics. King has published 6 ...

                                               

Abraham Kuyper

Abraham Kuyper, publicly known as Abraham Kuyper, was Prime Minister of the Netherlands between 1901 and 1905, the influential Neo-Calvinist theologian and journalist. He established reformed churches in the Netherlands, which after its founding, ...

                                               

Laozi

Lao Tzu, also appears to be like Lao-Tzu and Lao-Tzu, ancient Chinese philosopher and writer. It is a well-known author of the Tao Te Ching, the founder of philosophical Taoism, and a deity in religious Taoism and traditional Chinese religion. Se ...

                                               

Shantrelle P. Lewis

Shantrelle Patrice Lewis is a curator, historian, critic and Director. She is a 2012 Andy Warhol curatorial associate and Programmes of the United Nations 2014 for Afro fellow in origin.

                                               

Suzanne Lilar

Baroness Suzanne Lilar was a Flemish Belgian essayist, novelist and playwright writes in French. She was the wife of the Belgian Minister of justice albert Lilar and mother of the writer mallet-Joris françoise and art historian Marie Fredericq-Li ...

                                               

David Marr (journalist)

The FAHA David Ewan Marr is an Australian journalist, writer and progressive political and social commentator. His areas of expertise include the law, Australian politics, censorship, media and the arts. He writes per month, the Saturday paper an ...

                                               

Karl Marx

Karl Marx-German philosopher, economist, historian, sociologist, political theorist, journalist and socialist revolutionary. Born in Trier, Germany, Marx studied law and philosophy at the University. He married Jenny von westphalen in 1843. Becau ...

                                               

Marshall McLuhan

Herbert Marshall McLuhan is a canadian philosopher. His work is one of the cornerstones in the study of media theory. Born in Edmonton, Alberta, McLuhan studied at the University of Manitoba and the University of Cambridge. He began his teaching ...

                                               

Ischa Meijer

Ischa Israel Chaim", Meijer was a Dutch journalist, presenter, broadcaster, critic and author. He survived the Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen along with his parents.

                                               

Mencius

Meng Tzu or Mencius was a Chinese Confucian philosopher, often called the "second sage", that is, only after Confucius. Living during the Warring States, he said he spent most of his life traveling through China, offering counsel to various ruler ...

                                               

James A. Michener

James albert Michener was an American author. He has written more than 40 books, most of which was a long, fictional family sagas, covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic areas and incorporating solid history. Michener had ...

                                               

John Stuart Mill

John Stuart mill, commonly referred to as J. S. mill, an English philosopher, political economist and civil servant. One of the most influential thinkers in the history of classical liberalism, he contributed widely in social theory, political th ...

                                               

Michael Moore

Michael Francis Moore is an American Director, actor and writer. He is best known for his work on globalization and capitalism. Moore received the award "Oscar" in 2002 for Best documentary feature film Bowling for Columbine, which examined the c ...

                                               

Mozi

Mozi, original name MO Di, the Chinese philosopher who founded the school of Mohism over a hundred schools period. The mozi contains material attributed to him and his followers. Mozi taught that all are equal in the eyes of heaven. He believed t ...

                                               

Ashis Nandy

Ashis nandy-Indian political psychologist, social theorist and critic. A trained clinical psychologist, nandy has provided theoretical criticism of European colonialism, development, modernity, secularization, Hindutva, science, technology, nucle ...

                                               

Desiderio Navarro

Navarro was born 13 may 1948 in Camaguey, died in Havana on 7 December 2017. In the mid-sixties he began publishing his first articles and studies in several Cuban and foreign journals in the field of literature, visual arts, aesthetics and cultu ...

                                               

Natias Neutert

Neutert was born in Neusalz, province of lower Silesia, Germany Katowice, Poland and raised in Hamburg-Eppendorf, attending the school of Rudolf Steiner. After an apprenticeship as a graphic Illustrator, he studied philosophy, literature and art ...

                                               

Hal Niedzviecki

Hal Niedzviecki is a canadian writer and cultural critic. Born in Brockville, he was raised in a Jewish family in Ottawa, Ontario and Potomac, Maryland, did his College education at the University of Toronto and graduate studies at Bard College. ...

                                               

Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche 15 October 1844 – 25 August 1900) German philosopher, cultural commentator, composer, poet, scholar and connoisseur of Latin and Greek whose work has had a profound effect on modern intellectual history. He began his c ...

                                               

Robert Nozick

Robert Nozick was an American philosopher. He held the Joseph Pellegrino University Professor at Harvard University, and was President of the American philosophical Association. He is most famous for his book philosophical explanations, including ...

                                               

Troy Parfitt

Troy Parfitt is a canadian author and traveler, which focuses on critical review and puts. He grew up in new Brunswick, Canada, but lived in Taiwan and Korea, and teaches English as a second language in East Asia for twelve years. He has written ...

                                               

Jason Parham

Jason Parham is a senior writer at wired and founder and editor of the literary magazine spook. Previously, he was editor of Gawker and the fader, and his work has also appeared in the new York times Book review, the awl, the Atlantic, village vo ...

                                               

John Passmore

John Passmore was born on 9 September 1914 in Sydney, where he grew up.He was educated at Sydney high school students. He later graduated from the University of Sydney with first-class honours in English literature and philosophy while studying t ...

                                               

Haviva Pedaya

Pedaya Haviv is an Israeli poet, writer, researcher of culture, Professor of Jewish history at the University named after Ben Gurion, where she is the head of the Elyachar Center for studies in Sephardi heritage.

                                               

Plato

Plato was an Athenian philosopher in the classical period in Ancient Greece, the founder of the school of Platonic thought, and the Academy, the first higher education institution in the Western world. He is considered a key figure in the history ...

                                               

Maria Popova

Maria Popova is a Bulgarian-born American writer and a literary review of art and cultural criticism, which aroused great interest, both for its writing and visual style that accompany it. She is most widely known for her blog brain pickings, an ...

                                               

Karl Popper

Sir Karl Raimund Popper was an Austrian-British philosopher, scientist and essayist. One of the 20th centuries most influential philosophers of science, Popper is known for his rejection of the classical inductivist views from the scientific meth ...

                                               

Robert Reich

Robert Bernard Reich is an American liberal economist, Professor, author and political commentator. He worked in the administrations of presidents Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter and bill Clinton. He was Minister of labor from 1993 to 1997. He was a me ...

                                               

Kim Stanley Robinson

Kim Stanley Robinson is an American science fiction writer. He published nineteen novels and numerous short stories, but is best known for his Mars trilogy. His work has been translated into 24 languages. Many of his novels and short stories envi ...

                                               

Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, English philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, essayist, social critic, political activist, Nobel laureate. At various points in his life, Russell considered himself a liberal, ...

                                               

Carl Sagan

Carl Edward Sagan-an American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer and science popularizer of astronomy and other natural Sciences. He is known as a science popularizer and Communicator. His most fa ...

                                               

E. San Juan Jr.

Epifanio San Juan, Jr., also known as E. Jr., San Juan, STA. Cruz, Manila, Philippines), known Filipino American literary academic, Tagalog writer, Filipino poet, public intellectual, activist, writer, essayist, video / film Director, editor, and ...

                                               

George Santayana

Jorge agustín nicolás Ruiz de Santayana y Plaza Catalunya, known in English as George Santayana, philosopher, essayist, poet and novelist. Originally from Spain, Santayana was raised and educated in the US eight years and introduced himself as an ...

                                               

Ziauddin Sardar

Ziauddin Sardar is a British-Pakistani scholar, award-winning writer, scholar and public figure, who specializiruetsya on Muslim thought, the future of Islam, futurology and scientific and cultural spheres. Author of over 50 books, and Prospect m ...

                                               

Pierre Schaeffer

Pierre Henri Marie Schaeffer, French pronunciation, 14 August 1910 – 19 August 1995) is a French composer, writer, broadcaster, engineer, musician and acoustic. His pioneering work in both the Sciences - particularly communications and acoustics ...

                                               

Arthur Schopenhauer

Arthur Schopenhauer-German philosopher. He is best known for his 1818 work the World as will and representation, in which he describes the phenomenal world as a product of blind and malignant metaphysical will. Relying on transcendental idealism ...

                                               

Steven Shaviro

Steven Shaviro is an American scientist, philosopher and cultural anthropologist whose areas of interest include theory of film, Time, fantasy, panpsychism, capitalism, affect and subjectivity. He received his doctorate from Yale University in 1981.

                                               

Ljubodrag Simonovic

Ljubodrag "your" Simonovic, born January 1, 1949) - Serbian philosopher, writer and retired basketball player. He played with Crvena Zvezda, with whom he won two national Championships, three national cups and one FIBA European Cup winners Cup. F ...

                                               

Jan Rudolph Slotemaker de Bruïne

Jan Rudolph Slotemaker de Bruïne was a Dutch politician of the defunct Christian historical Union party now merged into the Christian democratic appeal party and theologian. Slotemaker de Bruïne is used at Utrecht University in June, 1889, majori ...

                                               

James K. A. Smith

James K. A. Smith is a canadian-American philosopher who is currently Professor of philosophy at Calvin College holding the Gary and Henrietta Byker chair in applied Reformed theology and worldview. He is a notable figure associated with radical ...

                                               

Paul Smith (academic)

Paul Smith is an academic and cultural critic. He has a bachelors degree in modern and medieval languages from Cambridge University and Ph. D. in American studies from the University of Kent. Currently, he is Professor of cultural studies at Geor ...

                                               

Barbara Smoker

Barbara smoker, British humanist activist and freethought advocate. She is also the former President of the National secular society, former chair of the British Voluntary euthanasia society and was an honorary Vice-President of the Association o ...

                                               

Socrates

Socrates was an ancient Greek philosopher credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy, and as the first philosopher of the Western ethical traditions of thought. A mysterious figure, he never works, and known mainly for the stories of c ...

                                               

Baruch Spinoza

Baruch Spinoza was a Dutch philosopher of Portuguese Sephardic ancestry. One of the first thinkers of the Enlightenment and modern biblical criticism, including modern conceptions about ourselves and the universe, he was considered one of the gre ...

                                               

Mark Steyn

Mark Steyn is a canadian author and cultural commentator. He wrote many books, including bestsellers, new York times America alone: the end of the world as we know it and after America: get ready for Armageddon. Stein has been published in magazi ...

                                               

Still Processing

In new York times culture podcast organized by Jenna Wortham, who works for the magazine the new York times, Wesley Morris, critic of the newspaper as a whole. The show debuted on September 8, 2016. In 2017 won the Webby award for Podcast and dig ...

                                               

Gaspar Miklos Tamas

Gaspar Miklos Tamas, often referred to in the media as TGM-Hungarian Marxist-anarcho-syndicalist philosopher and public intellectual. He mainly writes on political and aesthetic issues.

                                               

Thiruvalluvar

Thiruvalluvar, commonly known as objects, was a famous Tamil poet and philosopher. He is best known as the author of Thirukkural, a collection of rhymes on ethics, political and economic issues, and love. The text is considered to be exceptional ...

                                               

William Irwin Thompson

William Irwin Thompson is known primarily as a social philosopher and cultural anthropologist, but he also write and publish poetry throughout his career and received the award of the International poetry festival of Oslo in 1986. He describes hi ...

                                               

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil Degrasse Tyson-American astrophysicist, author and science Communicator. Since 1996, he became the Frederick P. rose Director of the Hayden planetarium at the center for Earth and space rose in new York. The centre is part of the American Mu ...

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