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Badawi, ‘Abd al-Rahman (1917–2002)

Oliver Leaman

Oliver Leaman is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Kentucky, USA. He is the author and editor of books on Islamic philosophy and philosophy in general. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...‘Abd al-Rahman Badawi Badawi was born on February 4, 1917, in a village on the outskirts of Damietta, Egypt. He studied at the University of Cairo, later teaching there and at the University of Heliopolis. He is the author of more than...
...Swenson, David Ferdinand David F. Swenson was born on 29 October 1876 in Kristinehamn, Sweden. He came with his family to Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1882. He studied engineering and then philosophy with Frederick J. E. Woodbridge...
...Ussher, Arland Percival Arland Ussher was born in London on 9 September 1899 and died in Dublin on 24 December 1980. He was educated at Abbotsholme School, Derbyshire, Trinity College, Dublin and St John’s College, Cambridge. He returned...
...Rollo May was born as Reese May on 21 April 1909 in Ada, Ohio, and died on 22 October 1994 in Tiburon, California. His father, Earl Tittle May, was a field secretary for the Young Men’s Christian Association. Earl May, his wife Matie...
...William Barrett was born on 30 December 1913 on Long Island, New York. After receiving his BA in 1933 from City College, where, like so many other noted American thinkers, he studied under Morris R. Cohen Cohen, Morris Raphael , he went...
...Wheelis, Allen B Allen Wheelis was born on 23 October 1915 in Marion, Louisiana, (he later added “B” as a middle initial for stylistic reasons). He attended the University of Texas before earning his medical degree from Columbia University...
...Barnes, Hazel Estella Hazel E. Barnes was born on 16 December 1915 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. After attending public schools there, she won the Curran Scholarship which sent her to Wilson College, a women’s college in Pennsylvania...
...‘The descent into Hell of self-knowledge’ – Hamann’s life and its turning point. Hamann was born in Königsberg in Eastern Prussia on 27 August 1730 and died in Münster on 21 June 1788. His father was a surgeon; his grandfather was a parish...
...Jonas, Hans Hans Jonas was born on 10 May 1903 in Mönchengladbach, Germany to Jewish parents. He attended the universities of Freiburg and Berlin from 1921 to 1923, where Edmund Husserl, Martin Heidegger, and Ernst Troeltsch were his...
...Ricoeur, Paul Jean Paul Gustave Ricoeur was born on 27 February 1913, just outside Lyons, France. His mother, Florentine, died when he was seven months old, and his father, Jules Ricoeur, was killed during the Battle of the Marne in 1915....