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Silvia Federici

1942 - Today

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Silvia Federici (born 1942) is a scholar, teacher, and feminist activist based in New York. She is a professor emerita and teaching fellow at Hofstra University in New York State, where she was a social science professor. She also taught at the University of Port Harcourt in Nigeria. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Silvia Federici has received more than 385,100 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Silvia Federici is the 599th most popular philosopher (up from 653rd in 2019), the 1,713th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,854th in 2019) and the 44th most popular Italian Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Silvia Federici ranks 599 out of 1,081Before her are Mechthild of Magdeburg, Mary Parker Follett, Shneur Zalman of Liadi, Alexander of Hales, Kanada, and Constantin von Tischendorf. After her are Maurice Blondel, Paul Nizan, Johannes Sturm, Pietro d'Abano, Roman Ingarden, and Nicola Abbagnano.

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Among people born in 1942, Silvia Federici ranks 152Before her are Michel Kafando, Michel Fourniret, Nicole Fontaine, Sigfried Held, Robert Ballard, and Rei Kawakubo. After her are Fatma Girik, Karen Uhlenbeck, Bill Conti, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Rose Francine Rogombé, and Chris Sarandon.

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Among people born in Italy, Silvia Federici ranks 1,713 out of 4,668Before her are Achille Compagnoni (1914), Archestratus (-350), Roger Borsa (1060), Paolo Tosti (1846), Jacopo Tiepolo (1150), and Irene of Montferrat (1274). After her are Sergio Rossi (1935), Marco Bellocchio (1939), Rafael Sabatini (1875), Natalie of Serbia (1859), Lucius Cornelius Scipio Asiaticus (-232), and Ornella Vanoni (1934).


Among philosophers born in Italy, Silvia Federici ranks 44Before her are Gaius Musonius Rufus (25), Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri (1667), Cesare Ripa (1555), Myia (-600), Gianni Vattimo (1936), and Bernardino Telesio (1509). After her are Pietro d'Abano (1250), Nicola Abbagnano (1901), Cristoforo Landino (1424), Guarino da Verona (1374), Giles of Rome (1243), and Antonio Labriola (1843).