René Girard

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French historian, literary critic, and philosopher of social science

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According to Wikipedia, René Noël Théophile Girard was a French polymath, historian, literary critic, and philosopher of social science whose work belongs to the tradition of philosophical anthropology. Girard was the author of nearly thirty books, with his writings spanning many academic domains. Although the reception of his work is different in each of these areas, there is a growing body of secondary literature on his work and his influence on disciplines such as literary criticism, critical theory, anthropology, theology, psychology, mythology, sociology, economics, cultural studies, and philosophy.

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René Girard is most known for their academic work in the field of anthropology. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of history and philosophy.

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