Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Most Influential Person

American philosopher, essayist, and poet

Why Is Ralph Waldo Emerson Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Ralph Waldo Emerson , who went by his middle name Waldo, was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, abolitionist, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society, and his ideology was disseminated through dozens of published essays and more than 1,500 public lectures across the United States.

Ralph Waldo Emerson's Published Works

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What Are Ralph Waldo Emerson's Academic Contributions?

Ralph Waldo Emerson is most known for their academic work in the field of literature. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and philosophy.

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