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Alfred Schütz

American sociologist


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Alfred Schutz was an Austrian philosopher and social phenomenologist whose work bridged sociological and phenomenological traditions. Schutz is gradually being recognized as one of the 20th century's leading philosophers of social science. He related Edmund Husserl's work to the social sciences, using it to develop the philosophical foundations of Max Weber's sociology, in his major work Phenomenology of the Social World.

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The New School

Private research university, located in Greenwich Village, New York City, United States

University of Vienna

Public university in Vienna, Austria

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#71 World Rank
#1660 World Rank
#7579 World Rank