Tom Regan

1938 - 2017

Tom Regan

Tom Regan (; November 28, 1938 – February 17, 2017) was an American philosopher who specialized in animal rights theory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Regan has received more than 186,615 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 636th most popular philosopher.

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  • 54.74

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among philosophers, Tom Regan ranks 634 out of 1,005Before him are Dharmakirti, Li Zhi, Salomon Maimon, Lucien Goldmann, Robert Filmer, and Julien Benda. After him are P. F. Strawson, Hecataeus of Abdera, Ludwig Klages, William Paley, Giles of Rome, and Henry More.

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Among people born in 1938, Tom Regan ranks 116Before him are Morihiro Hosokawa, Larry Scott, Karin Dor, Paul Andreu, Guy Roux, and Keith O'Brien. After him are Wu Yi, Aslan Abashidze, Willy Claes, John Kufuor, David Baltimore, and Milan Galić. Among people deceased in 2017, Tom Regan ranks 114Before him are Tomas Milian, Azzedine Alaïa, Tsutomu Hata, Manuel Marín, Luis Bacalov, and Dionigi Tettamanzi. After him are Lubomyr Husar, Omar Abdel-Rahman, John Heard, Richard F. Gordon Jr., Tobe Hooper, and William Peter Blatty.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Regan ranks 2,108 out of 12,171Before him are Elisabeth Shue (1963), Clair Cameron Patterson (1922), Jason Momoa (1979), Wild Bill Hickok (1837), Frank Knight (1885), and Paul Bowles (1910). After him are Howard Zinn (1922), Thomas R. Marshall (1854), Tico Torres (1953), Bill Finger (1914), Joseph Kittinger (1928), and Karen Carpenter (1950).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Tom Regan ranks 22Before him are Murray Bookchin (1921), Kenneth Waltz (1924), Saul Kripke (1940), Charles W. Morris (1903), Martha Nussbaum (1947), and Arthur Danto (1924). After him are Reinhold Niebuhr (1892), Michael J. Sandel (1953), William Heard Kilpatrick (1871), James Mark Baldwin (1861), Donald Davidson (1917), and Helen Parkhurst (1886).

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