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Lewis Mumford
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Born: October 19, 1895

Died: January 26, 1990 (aged 94)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Sociologist, historian, writer

Bio: Lewis Mumford was an American historian, sociologist, philosopher of technology, and influential literary critic. Particularly noted for his study of cities and urban architecture, he had a broad career as a writer. Mumford was influenced by the work of Scottish theorist Sir Patrick Geddes.

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You can go through your whole life telling yourself that life is logical, life is prosaic, life is sane. Above all, sane. And I think it is. I've had a lot of time to think about that.

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