#7242 Overall Influence

David Lewis

American philosopher


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From Wikipedia

David Kellogg Lewis was an American philosopher who is widely regarded as one of the most important philosophers of the 20th century. Lewis taught briefly at UCLA and then at Princeton University from 1970 until his death. He is closely associated with Australia, whose philosophical community he visited almost annually for more than 30 years.

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Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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#624 World Rank