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Pages in category "21st-century philosophers" The following 200 pages are in this category, out of approximately 583 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ( learn more ).


The 50 Most Influential Living Philosophers When we hear the word “philosopher," we tend to think of Ancient Greeks like Socrates or Plato, or perhaps the Frenchman René Descartes, or maybe infamous Germans like Karl Marx or Friedrich Nietzsche.


Daniel, The analytic tradition is really a very narrow and specialized cross section of philosophy done in the modern era. I typically think it a shame that students of philosophy are only taught within its bounds in many university classrooms with that kind of bias.


One of the most cited philosophers of the modern age, Chomsky has written extensively on linguistics, cognitive science, politics, and history.His work has had an effect on everything from ...


Contemporary philosophy is the present period in the history of Western philosophy beginning at the early 20th century with the increasing professionalization of the discipline and the rise of analytic and continental philosophy.


It may be a little early but here are some contenders: 1. David Chalmers: Famous for developing a unique philosophy of mind, Chalmers has revived Descartes’ Dualism, dubbing it ‘naturalistic dualism’, his philosophy argues to the effect that the p...


Seventeenth Century Philosophers (1600’s) Sir Francis Bacon. English (1561-1626) Sir Francis Bacon advocated the use of inductive reasoning (as opposed to the deductive reasoning used by the rationalists of his day) and is hence known as the father of empiricism.He was also very influential in developing the modern scientific method.


Another multitasker of a philosopher, Saul Kripke is an American philosopher, currently emeritus professor at Princeton University, who has spread his wings across philosophy of language, logic, philosophy of mathematics, metaphysics, and epistemology.


Pingback: Top Ten philosophical issues of the 21st Century – ekonomî û ekolojî David Gillespie on 2016/05/17 at 19:18 said: The largest issue for the 21st century is the improper definition and placement of existence in the modern mind.


10 philosophers you need to know if you want to engage with the world today - we're talking politics, race, trans rights, ethics metaphysics, art, culture, a...