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Leonardo Boff

Brazilian theologian


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From Wikipedia

Leonardo Boff , born as Genézio Darci Boff , is a Brazilian theologian, philosopher writer, and former Catholic priest known for his active support for Latin American liberation theology. He currently serves as Professor Emeritus of Ethics, Philosophy of Religion, and Ecology at the Rio de Janeiro State University. In 2001, he received the Right Livelihood Award for "his inspiring insights and practical work to help people realise the links between human spirituality, social justice and environmental stewardship."

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Rio de Janeiro State University

University in Brazil

University of Salamanca

Public university in Salamanca, Spain

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

German university in Munich, Bavaria

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#159 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1320 World Rank
#20700 World Rank