#249 Overall Influence

Richard Rorty

American philosopher

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Richard McKay Rorty was an American philosopher.Educated at the University of Chicago and Yale University, he had strong interests and training in both the history of philosophy and contemporary analytic philosophy, the latter of which came to constitute the main focus of his work at Princeton University in the 1960s. He subsequently came to reject the tradition of philosophy according to which knowledge involves correct representation of a world whose existence remains wholly independent of that representation.

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Wellesley College

Private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

University of Virginia

Public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#45 World Rank
Philosophy
#536 World Rank
Literature
#5885 World Rank
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