Sidney Hook

Sidney Hook

Born: December 20, 1902

Died: July 12, 1989

Nationality: American

Occupation: Philosopher

Biography: Sidney Hook was an American philosopher of the Pragmatist school known for his contributions to the philosophy of history, the philosophy of education, political theory, and ethics. After embracing communism in his youth, Hook was later known for his criticisms of totalitarianism, both fascism, and Marxism Leninism.

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