Cassirer, Ernst

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Cassirer, Ernst Gender: M
born on 28 July 1874
Place Wroclaw, Poland, 51n06, 17e0206
Timezone LMT m17e0206 (is local mean time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Starkman
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Ernst Cassirer


German philosopher. Trained within the Neo-Kantian Marburg School, he initially followed his mentor Hermann Cohen in attempting to supply an idealistic philosophy of science; after Cohen's death, he developed a theory of symbolism, and used it to expand phenomenology of knowledge into a more general philosophy of culture. He is one of the leading 20th century advocates of philosophical idealism.

He died 13 April 1945.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • (has as) student relationship with Strauss, Leo (born 20 September 1899)


Source Notes

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified it to 9.23.36 LMT


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Philosopher
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession