Goethe University Frankfurt

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About Goethe University Frankfurt

According to Wikipedia, Goethe University is a university located in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. It was founded in 1914 as a citizens' university, which means it was founded and funded by the wealthy and active liberal citizenry of Frankfurt. The original name was Universität Frankfurt am Main. In 1932, the university's name was extended in honour of one of the most famous native sons of Frankfurt, the poet, philosopher and writer/dramatist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The university currently has around 45,000 students, distributed across four major campuses within the city.

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What Is Goethe University Frankfurt Known For?

Goethe University Frankfurt is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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Who Are Goethe University Frankfurt's Most Influential Alumni?

Goethe University Frankfurt's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Philosophy, and Anthropology. Here are some of Goethe University Frankfurt's most famous alumni:

Erich Fromm
Erich Fromm
A German sociologist and psychoanalyst.
Hans Bethe
Hans Bethe
A German-American nuclear physicist .
Max Horkheimer
Max Horkheimer
A German philosopher and sociologist.
Peter Drucker
Peter Drucker
An American business consultant.
Josef Mengele
Josef Mengele
A Nazi officer and physician .
Hans-Hermann Hoppe
Hans-Hermann Hoppe
An Austrian school economist and libertarian anarcho-capitalist philosopher.
Otto Stern
Otto Stern
A German-American physicist .
Reinhard Selten
Reinhard Selten
A German economist .
Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard
Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard
A German biologist .
Günter Blobel
Günter Blobel
A German American biologist .
Friedrich Pollock
Friedrich Pollock
A German social scientist.
Gerd Binnig
Gerd Binnig
A German physicist.

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