Biography He was born on 8 September in RomblonPhilippines.
He invented calculus at the same time as Newton, and it's his notation that we use today. In logic he created the binary system used in computers.
In physics he anticipated Einstein; his theory of motion saw space as relative. His publication of the Principia is one of the most influential books in science. It is in this work that Newton described gravitation and the three laws of motion.
He invented the wood burning stove and bifocals. He is the most important and consistent empiricist philosopher. He discovered the atmosphere of Venus.
His other areas of interest were logic, theology, mathematics, physics, geography, anthropology, law, and history. His Critique of Pure Reason is one of the most important works in philosophy.
It encompasses an attack on traditional metaphysics and epistemology, and highlights Kant's own contribution to these areas.
The other main works of his maturity are the Critique of Practical Reason, which concentrates on ethics, and the Critique of Judgment, which investigates aesthetics and teleology. He was the 3rd President of the United States, the principal author of the Declaration of Independenceand the founder of the University of Virginia.
He coined the phrase suspension of disbelief. Coleridge was bipolar, and an opium addict. He discovered and named thousands of new species. Du Bois — was an author, sociologist, historian, economist, and civil rights activist.
He believed mediocrity is self-inflicted, and genius is self-bestowed. In he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
He held the world record for the long jump. He won the Nobel Peace Prize, and spent the last years of his life campaigning against nuclear weapons. Wittgenstein is one of the greatest philosopher of the 20th century. He inspired logical positivism and the philosophy of language.
He wrote on mathematics, cosmology, psychology, Native American history, and public transportation.Search the Poetry Foundation's archive of over 4, poets including Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes.
Find poets by period, school, or region. A poet, essayist, and naturalist, Diane Ackerman received an MFA and a PhD from Cornell University.
Projects» Filipino Writers and Journalists» Profiles show advanced controls hide advanced controls. Sorted by date added Focus Project Group Refine This List Filters Alejandro "Anding" Reyes Roces is a Filipino fictionalist, essayist, dramatist and a National Artist of the Philippines for literature.
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Dalawidaw is a song in Ilonggo, the Hiligaynon language. It was penned in the early 20th century by Augurio Abeto, a congressman from the Philippine province of Iloilo. It was penned in the early 20th century by Augurio Abeto, a congressman from the Philippine province of Iloilo.
A monument honoring the physician, civil rights activist, novelist, essayist, poet, and national hero of the Philippines, Dr. José P. Rizal, is located in Manila Square in downtown Juneau, AK. B Mariama Bâ (–), Senegalese novelist; So Long a Letter Alaviyya Babayeva (–), prose-writer, translator of contemporary Russian literature, and publicist Natalie Babbitt (born ), American author and illustrator of children's books; Tuck Everlasting Ingrid Bachér (born ), German playwright and screenwriter Ingeborg Bachmann (–), Austrian poet, playwright.