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Nancy Fraser

1947 - Today

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Nancy Fraser (; born May 20, 1947) is an American philosopher, critical theorist, feminist, and the Henry A. and Louise Loeb Professor of Political and Social Science and professor of philosophy at The New School in New York City. Widely known for her critique of identity politics and her philosophical work on the concept of justice, Fraser is also a staunch critic of contemporary liberal feminism and its abandonment of social justice issues. Fraser holds honorary doctoral degrees from four universities in three countries, and won the 2010 Alfred Schutz Prize in Social Philosophy from the American Philosophical Association. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nancy Fraser has received more than 353,953 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Nancy Fraser is the 797th most popular philosopher (up from 829th in 2019), the 3,115th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,440th in 2019) and the 32nd most popular American Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Nancy Fraser ranks 797 out of 1,081Before her are Joseph Albo, Raymond Williams, Hayashi Razan, Ahmad al-Tayyeb, Yajnavalkya, and Rishabhanatha. After her are Marco Antonio de Dominis, Jean Guitton, Vincenzo Gioberti, Musaeus of Athens, Perry Anderson, and George of Trebizond.

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Among people born in 1947, Nancy Fraser ranks 203Before her are Adolfo Rodríguez Saá, Michel Sardou, Thomas Cech, Deborah Lipstadt, Patrice Leconte, and Aleksander Krupa. After her are Emmylou Harris, Riyoko Ikeda, Eric F. Wieschaus, Tatiana Tarasova, Bobby Kimball, and Alain Aspect.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nancy Fraser ranks 3,115 out of 18,182Before her are Frederick Law Olmsted (1822), Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. (1809), William Levada (1936), Lauren Holly (1963), Henry Darger (1892), and Paul Goodman (1911). After her are Miley Cyrus (1992), Lead Belly (1888), Emmylou Harris (1947), Ben Webster (1909), William Wallace Campbell (1862), and Lauren German (1978).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Nancy Fraser ranks 32Before her are Michael Walzer (1935), Ted Nelson (1937), Helen Parkhurst (1886), Eric Hoffer (1898), Donald Davidson (1917), and Michael J. Sandel (1953). After her are Mortimer J. Adler (1902), David Lewis (1941), Edmund Gettier (1927), Susanne Langer (1895), James Mark Baldwin (1861), and Robert Anton Wilson (1932).