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Edmund Husserl (1182)

Profession
Philosopher
Nationality
German
Born
1859, Prossnitz, Moravia
Died
1938, Freiburg-im-Breisgau, Baden-Wiirttemberg
Short Biography
Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl (/ˈhʊsɛrl/; German: [ˈhʊsɐl]; 8 April 1859 – 27 April 1938) was a German philosopher who established the school of phenomenology. He broke with the positivist orientation of the science and philosophy of his day. He ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in mathematics, University of Berlin, 1881
Appointments & Honors
  • 1887-1901, University of Halle
  • 1901-16, University of Gottingen
  • 1916-28, University of Freiburg
  • editor, Jahrbuch far Philosophie und phiinomenologische Forschung, 1913-30 After studying philosophy under Franz Brentano* at the University of Vienna