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synonyms for philosopher

  • theorist
  • logician
  • sage
  • savant
  • sophist
  • wise person
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Philip Goff is a philosopher and consciousness researcher at Durham University.
THE UNIVERSE KNOWS RIGHT FROM WRONG - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEPHILIP GOFFSEPTEMBER 9, 2020NAUTILUS
Some philosophers deny that there can be facts about values.
THE UNIVERSE KNOWS RIGHT FROM WRONG - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEPHILIP GOFFSEPTEMBER 9, 2020NAUTILUS
Because of this, philosophers who argue against objective value, such as Bart Streumer from the University of Groningen, cannot consistently believe their own view.
THE UNIVERSE KNOWS RIGHT FROM WRONG - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEPHILIP GOFFSEPTEMBER 9, 2020NAUTILUS
Immanuel Kant and Niccolò Machiavelli are, of course, renowned moral and political philosophers who, in Kant’s case, emphasized the ethical strictures of duty and, in Machiavelli’s case, made a virtue of being conniving and clever.
ARE YOU YODA OR DARTH VADER? - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEBRIAN GALLAGHERAUGUST 26, 2020NAUTILUS
In 1987 the philosopher Allan Bloom published his treatise on the parlous state of American society and the country’s misguided universities.
GENDER IS WHAT YOU MAKE OF IT - ISSUE 88: LOVE & SEXCHARLES KINGAUGUST 5, 2020NAUTILUS
Mead’s address book was a who’s who of the era’s greatest sociologists, philosophers, psychologists, and political leaders.
GENDER IS WHAT YOU MAKE OF IT - ISSUE 88: LOVE & SEXCHARLES KINGAUGUST 5, 2020NAUTILUS
According to Brandom—and many other philosophers—understanding the meaning of a word requires understanding both the meaning of many other words and the connections that exist between those words.
ANIMALS THAT CAN DO MATH UNDERSTAND MORE LANGUAGE THAN WE THINKERIK NELSONJUNE 14, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Robert Brandom, a philosopher at the University of Pittsburgh, has argued that if a parrot says “red” when shown red objects and “blue” when presented with blue ones, it has not actually demonstrated that it understands the meaning of those words.
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He was the friend of Descartes, and a philosopher; distinguished for his eloquence and as an author.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Andrew Michael Ramsay, a Scottish historian and philosopher, died.
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WORDS RELATED TO PHILOSOPHER

  • Einstein
  • academic
  • academician
  • bluestocking
  • brain
  • egghead
  • genius
  • illuminato
  • intelligentsia
  • literato
  • longhair
  • philosopher
  • sage
  • savant
  • scholar
  • thinker
  • whiz
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