Walter Kaufmann

Walter Kaufmann

Born: July 1, 1921

Died: September 4, 1980

Nationality: German

Occupation: Philosopher

Biography: Walter Arnold Kaufmann was a German-American philosopher, translator, and poet. A prolific author, he wrote extensively on a broad range of subjects, such as authenticity and death, moral philosophy and existentialism, theism and atheism, Christianity and Judaism, as well as philosophy and literature. He served for over 30 years as a Professor at Princeton University.

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