Olga Hahn-Neurath
Olga Hahn-Neurath ([haːn ˈnɔʏʀaːt]; Hebrew: אולגה האן-נוירת‎; July 20, 1882 – July 20, 1937) was an Austrian mathematician and philosopher. She is best known for being a member of the Vienna...
Rudolf Maria Holzapfel
Rudolf Maria Holzapfel (April 26, 1874, Cracow - February 8, 1930, Muri (Kanton Bern)) was a Poland-born Austrian psychologist, philosopher.
Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn
Erik Maria Ritter von Kuehnelt-Leddihn (born July 31, 1909 in Tobelbad (now Haselsdorf-Tobelbad), Austria-Hungary; died May 26, 1999, in Lans, Austria) was an Austrian Catholic nobleman and socio-poli...
Richard Wahle
Richard Wahle (January 14, 1857, Vienna - October 21, 1935, Vienna) was professor of philosophy at the Universities of Czernowitz and Vienna.Wahle pronounced in his Tragicomedy of Wisdom (2nd edition,...
Kurt Gödel
Kurt Friedrich Gödel (/ˈkɜrt ɡɜrdəl/; [ˈkʊʁt ˈɡøːdəl]; April 28, 1906 – January 14, 1978) was an Austrian, and later American, logician, mathematician, and philosopher. Considered with Aristotle ...
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Friedrich Waismann
Friedrich Waismann (21 March 1896 – 4 November 1959) was an Austrian mathematician, physicist, and philosopher. He is best known for being a member of the Vienna Circle and one of the key theorists i...
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Wittgenstein's rod
Wittgenstein's rod is a geometry problem discussed by 20th century philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein.A ray is drawn with its origin 'A' on a circle, through an external point S and a point B is chosen ...
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Popper's experiment
Popper's experiment is an experiment proposed by the philosopher Karl Popper. As early as 1934 he was suspicious of, and was proposing experiments to test, the Copenhagen interpretation, a popular sub...
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Ernst Mach
Ernst Waldfried Josef Wenzel Mach (/ˈmɑːx/; [ˈɛɐ̯nst maχ]; February 18, 1838 – February 19, 1916) was an Austrian physicist and philosopher, noted for his contributions to physics such as the Mach num...
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Werner Leinfellner
Werner Leinfellner (born January 27, 1921 – died, April 6, 2010) was professor of philosophy at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and at the Vienna University of Technology. After recovering from lif...
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Growth of knowledge
A term coined by Karl Popper in his famous work The Logic of Scientific Discovery to denote what he regarded as the main problem of methodology and the philosophy of science, i.e. to explain and promo...
Institute Vienna Circle
The Institute Vienna Circle (IVC) is an international nonprofit society founded in October 1991 by Friedrich Stadler and is located at the University of Vienna.
The society has two main objectives...
Nathan Birnbaum
Nathan Birnbaum (Hebrew: נתן בירנבוים‎; pseudonyms: "Mathias Acher", "Dr. N. Birner", "Mathias Palme", "Anton Skart", "Theodor Schwarz", and "Pantarhei") (16 May 1864 – 2 April 1937) was an ...
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Ernst Mally
Ernst Mally ([ˈmali]; 11 October 1879 – 8 March 1944) was an Austrian philosopher affiliated with the so-called Graz School of phenomenological psychology. A pupil of Alexius Meinong, he was one of th...
Friedländer (disambiguation)
Friedländer (Friedlander, or Friedlaender) is a surname and a demonym. Notable people with the name include:
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Ludwig Landgrebe
Ludwig Landgrebe (9 March 1902, in Vienna – 14 August 1991, in Cologne) was an Austrian phenomenologist and Professor of philosophy. He is the grandfather of award-winning German actor Max Landg...
Edmund Husserl
Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl (/ˈhʊsɛrl/; [ˈhʊsɐl]; April 8, 1859 – April 27, 1938) was a German philosopher who established the school of phenomenology. He broke with the positivist orientation of t...
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Bold hypothesis
Bold hypothesis ( or “bold conjecture”) is a concept in the philosophy of science of Karl Popper, first explained in his debut The Logic of Scientific Discovery (1935) and subsequently elaborated in ...
Gerhard Streminger
Gerhard Streminger is an Austrian Philosopher and author, born in Graz in 1952 . From 1970, he studied philosophy and mathematics in Graz, Goettingen, Edinburgh with G.E.Davie and Oxford with J. L. Ma...
Kurt Rudolf Fischer
Kurt Rudolf Fischer (February 26, 1922 – March 22, 2014) was a Jewish-Austrian philosopher who emigrated to Brno, Czechoslovakia in 1938 and to Shanghai in 1940. He was born in Vienna.He became Chines...
Helene von Druskowitz
Helene von Druskowitz (May 2, 1856 – May 31, 1918), born Helena Maria Druschkovich, was an Austrian philosopher, writer and music critic. She was the second woman to obtain a Doctorate in Philos...
Ludwig Wittgenstein
Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (/ˈvɪtɡənˌstaɪn/; [ˈvɪtgənˌʃtaɪn]; 26 April 1889 – 29 April 1951) was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the...
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Hans Kelsen
Hans Kelsen ([hans ˈkɛlzən]; October 11, 1881 – April 19, 1973) was an Austrian jurist, legal philosopher and political philosopher. Due to the rise of national socialism in Germany and Austria, Kelse...
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Oskar Ewald
Osk(c)ar Ewald, born Oskar Friedländer, or Friedländer Oszkár (November 11, 1881, Búrszentgyörgy/Sankt Georgen, Hungary (now Borský Svätý Jur, Senica District, Slovakia) – September 25, 1940, near Oxf...
Johann Heinrich Loewe
Johann Heinrich Loewe (December 12, 1808 – January 15, 1892) was an Austrian philosopher born in Prague.From 1839 to 1851 he was a professor of philosophy in Salzburg, and in 1851 was appointed ...
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Social threefolding
Social threefolding is a sociological theory suggesting the progressive independence of society's economic, political and cultural institutions. It aims to foster human rights in political life, freed...
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