Hubert Dreyfus

1929 - 2017

Hubert Dreyfus

Hubert Lederer Dreyfus (; 1929–2017) was an American philosopher and professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. His main interests included phenomenology, existentialism and the philosophy of both psychology and literature, as well as the philosophical implications of artificial intelligence. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hubert Dreyfus has received more than 320,275 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 929th most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 927 out of 1,005Before him are Ramananda, Wilhelm Gesenius, John Hick, Uku Masing, Rüdiger Safranski, and Buddhapālita. After him are Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, Albrecht Ritschl, Ivan Kireyevsky, Rémi Brague, Bernard Lonergan, and George Gerbner.

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Among people born in 1929, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 255Before him are Henry E. Holt, Ignacio Velasco, Len Deighton, Shakuntala Devi, Yvette Williams, and Mark Rydell. After him are Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak, Chaim Potok, Barbara Walters, Michael Harner, James Shigeta, and Héctor Alterio. Among people deceased in 2017, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 273Before him are Isabella Karle, Giuliano Sarti, Jana Novotná, Tim Pigott-Smith, Shyla Stylez, and Om Puri. After him are Abdur Rahman Biswas, Martin McGuinness, Alec McCowen, David Storey, Ruth Pfau, and Derek Parfit.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 4,901 out of 12,171Before him are Henry Thomas (1971), Alvin Ailey (1931), Randy Orton (1980), Charles Augustus Young (1834), Edwin Foster Coddington (1870), and Moe Howard (1897). After him are John Boehner (1949), Nancy Olson (1928), Camille Paglia (1947), Ford Sterling (1883), Bill Irwin (1950), and Stephen Breyer (1938).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 44Before him are Peter Lamborn Wilson (1945), Allan Bloom (1930), Lysander Spooner (1808), Wilfrid Sellars (1912), Harry Frankfurt (1929), and Edmund Gettier (1927). After him are Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet (1787), Richard Posner (1939), Amos Bronson Alcott (1799), Pat Robertson (1930), David Ray Griffin (1939), and William Lane Craig (1949).

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