eduard von hartmann

Hartmann

[hahrt-mahn, -muhn; German hahrt-mahn]
noun
1.
(Karl Robert) Eduard von [kahrl roh-buhrt ey-doo-ahrt fuhn] , 1842–1906, German philosopher.
2.
Nicolai [nee-kaw-lah-ee, nee-kaw-lahy] , 1882–1950, German philosopher, born in Latvia.
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eduard von hartmann

German metaphysical philosopher, called "the philosopher of the unconscious," who sought to reconcile two conflicting schools of thought, rationalism and irrationalism, by emphasizing the central role of the unconscious mind.

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