Bernard Stiegler

1952 - 2020

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Bernard Stiegler (French: [stiɡlɛʁ]; 1 April 1952 – 5 August 2020) was a French philosopher. He was head of the Institut de recherche et d'innovation (IRI), which he founded in 2006 at the Centre Georges-Pompidou. He was also the founder in 2005 of the political and cultural group, Ars Industrialis; the founder in 2010 of the philosophy school,, held at Épineuil-le-Fleuriel; and a co-founder in 2018 of Collectif Internation, a group of "politicised researchers" across multiple disciplines. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernard Stiegler has received more than 329,044 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Bernard Stiegler is the 922nd most popular philosopher, the 3,154th most popular biography from France and the 118th most popular French Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Bernard Stiegler ranks 922 out of 1,089Before him are François Bernier, Stanley Cavell, Dirck Coornhert, Jean François de Saint-Lambert, Friedrich Adolf Trendelenburg, and Ogyū Sorai. After him are Jeanne Hersch, Achille Mbembe, Ramiro Ledesma Ramos, Daniel Bensaïd, Rudolf Stammler, and Lysander Spooner.

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Among people born in 1952, Bernard Stiegler ranks 189Before him are Ralf Edström, Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu, Rosemarie Ackermann, Harold Faltermeyer, László Tőkés, and Francesco Graziani. After him are Jeff Lindsay, Simon MacCorkindale, Annie Potts, Ulrich Seidl, Carol Kane, and Venkatraman Ramakrishnan. Among people deceased in 2020, Bernard Stiegler ranks 340Before him are Walid Muallem, Annie Cordy, Charles Wuorinen, Marian Jaworski, Ronald Harwood, and James Drury. After him are Francisco Rodríguez Adrados, Bucky Pizzarelli, Aarón Padilla Gutiérrez, Italo De Zan, Keiji Fujiwara, and Naya Rivera.

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Among people born in France, Bernard Stiegler ranks 3,154 out of 5,234Before him are Charles Louis L'Héritier de Brutelle (1746), Jean-Christophe Grangé (1961), Jean François de Saint-Lambert (1716), Jean Stablinski (1932), Anne Dacier (1645), and Joseph Valentin Boussinesq (1842). After him are Louis James Alfred Lefébure-Wély (1817), Ghislaine Maxwell (1961), Olivier Blanchard (1948), Maurice Tourneur (1876), Jean-Sifrein Maury (1746), and Étienne Carjat (1828).


Among philosophers born in France, Bernard Stiegler ranks 118Before him are Édouard Le Roy (1870), Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe (1940), Anselm of Laon (1050), Roger de Rabutin, Comte de Bussy (1618), Michel Onfray (1959), and Jean François de Saint-Lambert (1716). After him are Daniel Bensaïd (1946), Guillaume Faye (1949), Rémi Brague (1947), Samuel ibn Tibbon (1150), and André Comte-Sponville (1952).