Cornelius Castoriadis

1922 - 1997

Cornelius Castoriadis

Cornelius Castoriadis (Greek: Κορνήλιος Καστοριάδης; 11 March 1922 – 26 December 1997) was a Greek-French philosopher, social critic, economist, psychoanalyst, author of The Imaginary Institution of Society, and co-founder of the Socialisme ou Barbarie group.His writings on autonomy and social institutions have been influential in both academic and activist circles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cornelius Castoriadis has received more than 254,720 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 76th most popular economist.

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Among economists, Cornelius Castoriadis ranks 76 out of 288Before him are Murray Rothbard, William Stanley Jevons, Robert Mundell, Nikolai Kondratiev, Jean-Claude Trichet, and Trygve Haavelmo. After him are James M. Buchanan, Harry Markowitz, Lawrence Klein, Richard Thaler, John Harsanyi, and James Mill.

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Among people born in 1922, Cornelius Castoriadis ranks 48Before him are Julius Nyerere, Nándor Hidegkuti, Jacques Piccard, Lucian Freud, Ahmed Sékou Touré, and Joan Fuster. After him are Alberto Granado, Nils Liedholm, Renata Tebaldi, Yuri Lotman, Michel Galabru, and Ademir de Menezes. Among people deceased in 1997, Cornelius Castoriadis ranks 35Before him are Edward Mills Purcell, Dora Maar, Israel Kamakawiwoʻole, John Eccles, Burgess Meredith, and Zoltán Czibor. After him are Hugo Gunckel Lüer, Nikolai Tikhonov, Chaim Herzog, Alfred Hershey, Charles Brenton Huggins, and Dodi Fayed.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Cornelius Castoriadis ranks 329 out of 901Before him are Aspar (400), Argishti I of Urartu (-827), Ephorus (-400), Antiochus VII Sidetes (-159), Joannes Zonaras (1074), and Antipope Boniface VII (1000). After him are Deiphobus (null), Alexios I of Trebizond (1182), Ibn Hawqal (943), Telipinu (-1600), Latife Uşşaki (1898), and Gregory of Narek (951).

Among ECONOMISTS In Turkey

Among economists born in Turkey, Cornelius Castoriadis ranks 3Before him are Henri Fayol (1841) and Tansu Çiller (1946). After him are Dani Rodrik (1957), Nouriel Roubini (1958), and Daron Acemoglu (1967).

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