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Derek Parfit

British philosopher

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Derek Antony Parfit was a British philosopher who specialised in personal identity, rationality, and ethics. He is widely considered one of the most important and influential moral philosophers of the late 20th and early 21st centuries.

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Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of Oxford

Collegiate research university in Oxford, England

New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#113 World Rank
Philosophy
#9780 World Rank
Political Science
#13738 World Rank
Education
#16519 World Rank
Sociology
#30772 World Rank
Economics
#32373 World Rank
History
#47509 World Rank
Mathematics
#49981 World Rank
Communications
#52020 World Rank
Law
#63577 World Rank
Computer Science
#71888 World Rank
Psychology
#102770 World Rank
Literature