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Encyclopedia > John Niemeyer Findlay

John Niemeyer Findlay (1903-1987) was a professor of philosophy at Kings College in London, Yale, the University of Texas at Austin, and Boston University. He was president of the Aristotelian Society from 1955 to 1956. The Death of Socrates, by Jacques-Louis David (1787) depicts the philosopher Socrates carrying out his own execution. ... There are a number of institutions known as Kings College: Kings College, Cambridge, a constituent college of the University of Cambridge Kings College London, a college of the University of London Kings College School, a school originally founded to feed the London university college. ... London (pronounced ) is the capital city of the United Kingdom and the largest city of England (strangely, England has no constitutional existence within the United Kingdom, and therefore cannot be said to have a capital). ... YALE (Yet Another Learning Environment) is an environment for machine learning experiments and data mining. ... The University of Texas at Austin, often called UT or Texas, is the flagship[3][4][5][6][7] institution of the University of Texas System. ... For the unrelated Jesuit university in Chestnut Hill, see Boston College. ... The Aristotelian Society for the Systematic Study of Philosophy (more generally known as the Aristotelian Society) was founded at a meeting on 19 April 1880[1] which resolved to constitute a society of about twenty and to include ladies; the society to meet fortnightly, on Mondays at 8 oclock...

He translated Husserl's Logische Untersuchungen (Logical Investigations) into English. He was first a follower, and then an outspoken critic, of Ludwig Wittgenstein. Edmund Husserl Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl (April 8, 1859 - April 26, 1938), philosopher, was born into a Jewish family in Prossnitz, Moravia (Prostejov, Czech Republic), Empire of Austria-Hungary. ... Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (IPA: ) (April 26, 1889 – April 29, 1951) was an Austrian philosopher who contributed several ground-breaking works to contemporary philosophy, primarily on the foundations of logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of language, and the philosophy of mind. ...


  • Hegel: A Examination
  • The Discipline of the Cave
  • The Transcendence of the Cave
  • Values and Intentions
  • Ascent to the Absolute

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  • John Niemeyer Findlay by Sanford L. Drob, Ph.D



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