PHILOSOPHER

Susan George

1934 - Today

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Susan George (born June 29, 1934) is an American and French political and social scientist, activist and writer on global social justice, Third World poverty, underdevelopment and debt. She is the president of the Transnational Institute, a think-tank located in Amsterdam. She is a fierce critic of the present policies of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank (IBRD) and what she calls their 'maldevelopment model'. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Susan George has received more than 40,138 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Susan George is the 973rd most popular philosopher (down from 895th in 2019), the 4,711th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,032nd in 2019) and the 43rd most popular Philosopher.

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  • 18

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  • 5.49

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  • 1.95

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Susan George ranks 973 out of 1,081Before her are Wilfrid Sellars, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe, Clémence Royer, Alfonso Reyes, Dominicus Gundissalinus, and Phaenias of Eresus. After her are Heymann Steinthal, Dimitri Kitsikis, Stanisław Staszic, Alexander Men, Ecphantus the Pythagorean, and Ram Dass.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Susan George ranks 241Before her are Maureen Connolly, Alan Baddeley, Ronald Harwood, Lee Friedlander, Ron Flowers, and Marilyn Horne. After her are Anne Haney, Zequinha, Ružica Sokić, Tengiz Sigua, Hamit Kaplan, and Shirley Jones.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Susan George ranks 4,711 out of 18,182Before her are Fanny Bullock Workman (1859), Gregg Allman (1947), Paul Shenar (1936), Grace Coolidge (1879), Leo Huberman (1903), and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton (1757). After her are Seymour Hersh (1937), Brian Krause (1969), Barney Kessel (1923), Carol Potter (1948), Laurene Powell Jobs (1963), and David Paich (1954).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Susan George ranks 43Before her are James Mark Baldwin (1861), Robert Anton Wilson (1932), Lon L. Fuller (1902), Lysander Spooner (1808), Peter Lamborn Wilson (1945), and Wilfrid Sellars (1912). After her are Ram Dass (1931), Mary Daly (1928), Harry Frankfurt (1929), Amos Bronson Alcott (1799), Stanley Cavell (1926), and Barrington Moore Jr. (1913).