German sociologist and philosopher
Jürgen Habermas Rank
Jürgen Habermas Rank
About Jürgen Habermas
Jürgen Habermas is a revered German philosopher and sociologist famous for a number of theories and ideas, the most prominent being his concept of the public sphere. He is regarded as one of the most important philosophers in the world. Some of his famous publications include 1941'sReason and Revolution and 1962'sThe Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere.
Throughout his career, he amassed numerous awards, including the 1980 Theodor W. Adorno Award and the 2004 Kyoto Prize in Arts and Philosophy.
During his childhood years, he could not speak clearly as a result of a cleft palate. The disability also prevented him from socializing with his peers.
His daughter, Rebekka Habermas, became one of the most famous German historians of her generation.
Famous quotes by Jürgen Habermas
Disappointment over nationalistic authoritarian regimes may have contributed to the fact that today religion offers a new and subjectively more convincing language for old political orientations.Jürgen Habermas
I consider Bush's decision to call for a war against terrorism a serious mistake. He is elevating these criminals to the status of war enemies, and one cannot lead a war against a network if the term war is to retain any definite meaning.Jürgen Habermas
Instead of the international police action we had hoped for during the war in Kosovo, there are wars again - conducted with state-of-the-art technology, but still in the old style.Jürgen Habermas
Jürgen Habermas's Popularity
Jürgen Habermas is a famous German sociologist and philosopher, who was born on June 18, 1929. As a person born on this date, Jürgen Habermas is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (June 18) and the 30th most popular for the year (1929).
People born on June 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Jürgen Habermas is the 656th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Jürgen Habermas's birthday, Jürgen Habermas is the 99th most famous German and ranks 1st in famous people born in Düsseldorf, Germany.
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