#2146 Overall Influence

Ludwig Feuerbach

German philosopher and anthropologist


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From Wikipedia

Ludwig Andreas von Feuerbach was a German anthropologist and philosopher, best known for his book The Essence of Christianity, which provided a critique of Christianity that strongly influenced generations of later thinkers, including Charles Darwin, Karl Marx, Sigmund Freud, Friedrich Engels, Richard Wagner, and Friedrich Nietzsche.

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Heidelberg University

Public research university in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Humboldt University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, Germany

University of Erlangen–Nuremberg

Public research university in the cities of Erlangen and Nuremberg in Bavaria, Germany

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#320 World Rank
#664 World Rank
Religious Studies
#926 World Rank
#3364 World Rank