Image of Johann Friedrich Herbart

Photos courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Johann Friedrich Herbart (1119)

Profession
Philosopher and Educator
Nationality
German
Born
1776, Oldenburg, Lower Saxony
Died
1841, Gottingen
Short Biography
Johann Friedrich Herbart (4 May 1776 – 14 August 1841) was a German philosopher, psychologist and founder of pedagogy as an academic discipline. Herbart is now remembered amongst the post-Kantian philosophers mostly as making the greatest contrast to ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in philosophy, University of Gottingen, 1804
Appointments & Honors
  • 1802-9, University of Gottingen
  • 1809-32, University of Konigsberg
  • 1833-41, University of Gottingen