Abstract Background Image Banner
#401 Overall Influence

Slavoj Žižek

Slovene philosopher

About

Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Slavoj Žižek is a Slovenian philosopher, a researcher at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Ljubljana Faculty of Arts and international director of the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities of the University of London. He is also Global Eminent Scholar at Kyung Hee University in Seoul, and a Global Distinguished Professor of German at New York University. He works in subjects including continental philosophy, psychoanalysis, political theory, cultural studies, art criticism, film criticism, Marxism, Hegelianism and theology.

Source: Wikipedia

Other Resources

Schools

What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Ljubljana

Slovene public university

University of Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint-Denis

Public university in Paris, France

Notable Works

What contributions to academia has this person made?

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#107 World Rank
Psychology
#136 World Rank
Philosophy
#202 World Rank
Religious Studies
#253 World Rank
Sociology