#64587 Overall Influence

Iain Thomson

American philosopher


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Iain D. Thomson is an American philosopher and Professor of Philosophy at the University of New Mexico. He is a well-known expert on Martin Heidegger.Education and career Thomson studied as an undergraduate at the University of California, Berkeley, where he worked with Hubert Dreyfus, and then earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at the University of California, San Diego. As a visiting graduate student at UC Irvine, he also studied with Jacques Derrida. He is known for his expertise on Heidegger's philosophy, philosophy of education, philosophy of technology, philosophy of art, philosophy of literature and environmental philosophy.

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University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

University of California, San Diego

Public university in La Jolla, California, United States

University of New Mexico

Public research university in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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#2859 World Rank