In what century did Gilbert Ryle live?
20th Click to see the answer
In which year did Karl Marx die?
What year saw the birth of Plato?
Ludwig Wittgenstein was born in which year?
Complete the title of a famous work by Simone de Beauvoir 'The Second…'?
Mao Zedong stated which philosopher was 'the Philosopher of the people'?
What year marked the birth of Aristotle?
384BC Click to see the answer
In what year did Gilles Deleuze write 'What is Philosophy?'?
In what year did Al-Ghazali die?
In what year was Benedictus Spinoza born?
In what year was Confucius born?
What year saw the birth of Immanuel Kant?
John Langshaw Austin famously wrote 'How to do things wit ____'?
In what year did Friedrich Nietzsche die?
What nationality was Thomas Aquinas?
Francis Bacon published his seminal work Novum Organum in which year?
1620 Click to see the answer
In what century did the Philosopher Plotinus live?
In what century did Karl Popper live?
When did Simone de Beauvoir release The Second Sex?
Willard Van Orman Quine was from which country?
Where was Ludwig Wittgenstein held as a POW in the first World War?
Complete the Bertrand Russell quote 'War doe not determine who is right - only who is ___'?
What year did Edmund Burke die?
In what year did Jean Paul Sartre refuse the Nobel Prize for Literature?
What year saw the birth of Karl Marx?
What year saw the death of Niccolo Machiavelli?
Sun Yat Sen stated which philosopher was 'the Philosopher of the people'?
Friedrich Nietzsche was born in what decade?
1840s Click to see the answer
Plotinus was a philosopher from which country?
What century did David Hume live and work?
What year saw the birth of John Locke?
In what century was Bulgarian philosopher Julia Kristeva born?
Complete the title of a famous work by Theodo Adorno 'Philosophy of Modern…'?
Noam Chomksy was born in which year?
In what year was Erasmus born?
Complete the famous quote attributed to Peter Strawson 'the Present King of France is…'?
Which philosopher opposed Confucian concern with ritual and emphasized self-knowledge?
Thomas Aquinas was born in which year?
In which year was Bertrand Russell awarded the Nobel prize?
In what century did Mozi live?
What decade saw the birth of Karl Jaspers and Ernst Bloch?
In what century did Soren Kierkegaard live and die?
In what year was In Praise of Folly by Erasmus published?
1509 Click to see the answer
In what century did John Stuart Mill live and die?
In what year was Rene Descartes born?
When did Michel Foucault die?
What year saw the birth of Arne Naess?
Pierre Abelard was born in what year?
What does the J stand for in the name of JS Mill?
What century did Siddharta Gautama live?
John Rawls was born in which country?
In which year was George Santayana born?
Richard Rorty was born in which country?
Karl Popper wrote 'The Self and it's _____'?
In what year did English Philosopher Peter Strawson die?
Saul Kripke was born in what year?
Which country was home to Han Feizi?
What year saw the birth of Jeremy Bentham?
Which of these philosophers was born first?
During which century did the English Philosopher John Langshaw Austin?
in what century did Lao Tzu live?
6BV Click to see the answer
In what year was Simone de Beauboir born?
Jacques Derrida passed away in which year?
In what year was Francis Bacon born?
In what year did Anselm publish 'Proslogion'?
The Way of the Truth is the first section in 'On Nature' by which philosopher?
Which is the correct title of the most famous work by Bertrand Russell?
The History of Western Philosophy
Which of these is the title of a famous work by Jean Paul Sarte?
Whose masterwork is entitled 'Ethics'?
Meditations of Don Quixote is a work by which Spanish Philosopher?
Jose Ortega Y Gasset
Which philosopher carried out the 1945 lecture 'Existentialism is a Humanism'?
Jean Paul Sarte
Metaphysics and On The Soul are works by which philosopher?
On The Eternal in Man and Mans Place in Nature are works who which philosopher?
Which philosopher is associated with the quote 'I Think Therefore I Am'?
Mozi was a philosopher from which country?
Which of the following produced the masterpiece Proslogion?
Anselm of Canterbury
Pythagoras was a philosopher from which country?
Which Jewish philosopher Feld from Austria in 1937 to New Zealand?
Being and Nothingness is a famous work by which philosopher?
Jean Paul Sarte
Plato was born in which country?
John Stuart Mill was the godfather of which philosopher?
Which philosopher lived to the age of 91?
What does the S stand for in the name of JS Mill?
Heraclitus was a philosopher from which country?
Truth and Method is the major work of which philosopher?
What nationality was Immanuel Kant?
German Click to see the answer
From which country did Erasmus hail?
Complete the famous Pythagoras quote…'All things are…'?
In which country was Aristotle born?
Which is regarded as the founder of Chinese philosophy?
Gilbert Ryle was born in which country?
What nationality was Auguste Comte?
French Click to see the answer
Complete the name of the famous work by John Rawls 'A Theory of….'?
Jose Oretga Y Gasset was born in which country?
What was the name of Siddhartha's Gautama's first son?
Complete the famous Jean Paul Sarte quote 'Hell is Other….'?
What nationality was philosopher Titus Brandsma?
What nationality was the philosopher Martin Heidegger?
What completes the title of a landmark Michel Foucault work 'The Order of….'?
Which of these was a pupil of Socrates?
Siddhartha Gautama was born in Lumbini in what modern day country?
Nepal Click to see the answer
What nationality was philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche?
What nationality was philosopher Ramon Llull?
What nationality was Rene Descartes?
Incoherence of the Incoherence' is a famous work by whom?
Thales of Miletus was born in which country?
Ernst Bloch and Karl Jaspers hailed from which country?
What nationality was Miguel de Unamuno?
Where did Aristotle set up his Lyceum school?
Karl Popper hailed from which country?
Rudolf Carnap was born in which country?
John Stuart Mill came from which country?
Dao De Jing is a work by which famous philosopher?
Lao Tzu Click to see the answer
Which of the following Philosopher was not from China?
In which country was Anslem of Canterbury born?
What was the first name of the famous philosopher Machiavelli?
Which country was home to Niccolo Machiavelli?
Arne Naess is a philosopher from which country?
Peter Strawons hails from which country?
The Book of Virtue and The Book of the Way are works by which philosopher?
Francisco Suarez hailed from which country?
Hans-Georg Gadamer famously wrote the work 'Truth and _____'?
Republic and Apology were major works of which philosopher?
What was the middle name of American philosopher Charles Peirce?
What was the middle name of Karl Popper?
Alfred North Whitehead stated philosophy was 'a series of footnotess to..'?
Michel de Montaigne hails from which country?
From which country does Jurgen Habermas hail?
Germany Click to see the answer
What nationality was Jacques Derrida?
What nationality was Karl Marx?
Who is considered the last of the great philosophers of Islams Golden Era?
In what country was Confucius born?
What nationality was Edmund Burke?
Which composer heavily influenced the work of Friedrich Nietzsche?
Which of the following philosophers was a keeper of the archives of the Impartial Library of the Zhou Dynasty?
George Santayana was born in which country?
Zeno of Elea was a philosopher from which country?
Complete the name of a famous philosopher '_____ of Ockham'?
Simone de Beauvoir was born in which country?
In which country was Averros born?
Whose early dialogues feature Socrates as the main protagonist?
What was the first name of 'I Think…' philosopher Descartes?
In what year was Socrates born?
Edmund Husserl was born in which country?
Which philosopher was tutor to Prince Dionysius?
Francis Bacon came from which country?
England Click to see the answer
From what country does the philosopher Alfred Ayer come from?
Francisco de Vitoria was from which country?
Soren Kierkegaard hailed from which country?
Lao Tzu hailed from which country?
Which philosopher has a name meaning 'Old Master'?
In which city was Socrates born?
Socrates hailed from which country?
Nicholas of Cusa came from which country?
The Social Contract was a major work by whom?
Jean Jacques Rousseau
Achilles and the Tortoise is the best known of the famous paradoxes by which philosopher?
Zeno of Elea
What age was Saul Kripke when he published his first papers on modal logic?
Which Philosopher coined the term 'semiotic'?
Which Philosopher wrote The Archaeology of Knowledge?
Who became the Chair of Notre Dame, aged just 34?
Complete the name of the philosopher. Karl _____.
Treatise on the World is a major work by whom?
On Learned Ignorance is a 1440 work by which philosopher?
Nicholas of Cusa
Which of the following philosophers founded the 'analytic tradition'?
Essay Concerning Human Understanding is a major work by which philosopher?
Which of these is considered a founder of Stoicism?
Zeno of Citium
Naming and Necessity is a key work by which philosopher?
The Life of Don Quixote and Sancho is a work by which philosophers?
Miguel de Unamuno
Either/Or is a major work by which philosopher?
Which philosophers works included 'The Concept of Mind' and 'Plato's Progress'?
Which philosopher was awarded the 1950 Nobel Prize?
Which Philosopher and Nazi Sympathiser was Rector of Freiburg University?
Who was the father of the official philosophy of the Han Dynasty?
Invertebrate Spain and The Result of the Masses are works by which philosopher?
Jose Ortega Y Gasset
Louis Althusser hails from which country?
Fill in the blank in the title of this famous work by Jean Paul Sarte 'The ____ of the family'?
John Langshaw Austin famously wrote 'How to do things with ____'?
Which of these was a member of the Vienna Circle?
Willard Van Orman Quine
Which German philosopher wrote 'Meaning and necessity'?
What nationality is Saul Kripke?
American Click to see the answer
Which of these philosopher was accused of treason and executed in 523?
Which philosopher was born in 280BC in China?
Which philosopher is often considered the last of the Roman philosopher?
Wu-Wei is a notion associated with which philosopher?
Which philosopher is attributed with the quote 'All things are numbers'?
What nationality was Theodor Adorno?
German Click to see the answer
Which of the following philosophers served Ostrogoth King of Italy?
What nationality was the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein?
Which of these philosopher has a crater on the moon named after them?
Who was sent to Athens aged 17 to study at Plato's Academy?
Consolation of Philosophy' is a work by which influential philosopher?
Which philosopher was born in 570bc in Greece?
Which of the following was heavily influenced by Jeremy Bentham?
David Hume hailed from which country?
Which of the following philosophers is most associated with Utilitarianism?
JS Mill Click to see the answer
Which philosopher is attributed with the quote 'Every Realm of nature is Marvellous'?
Which philosopher acted as a tutor to Alexander the Great?
In Praise of Folly (1509) is a work by whom?
Which philosopher was brought up in the Chinese province of Lu?
Fill in the blank in the title of a famous Jean Paul Sartre lecture 'Existenalism is a …'?
Which philosopher is regarded as the father of Daoism?
Which philosopher was born in 384 BC in Greece?
Who is often considered the first of the Scholastic Philosophers?
Siddharta Gautama was the founder of which religion?
What nationality was philosopher William James?
What nationality is philosopher Julia Kristeva?
Which philosophers father was physician to King Phillip of Macedon?
Aristotle Click to see the answer
The Book of Healing and Canon of Medicine were works by which medical philosopher?
John Duns Scotus was from which country?
The Analects are a work by which philosopher?
What nationality is Noam Chomsky?
Which philosopher was born in the Greek island of Samos?
Peter Singer comes from which country?
Complete the title of a landmark work by philosopher Noam Chomsky 'Sytactic…'?
Who is considered the most important figure of new Humanism?
Which philosopher established the Lyceum school?
Which philosopher wrote Virtuous City?
Which philosophers birthplace is Stageira, Greece?
In which city did Niccolo Machiavelli spend his life?
Which of the following was born in Italy?
The Subjection of Women' is a work by which artist?
Which philosopher has the first name Anicus Manilus Severinus?
Boethius Click to see the answer
Which of these founded the school of Legalism?
Which of these philosophers did now writing of his own?
Han Feizi founded which school of philosophy?
Which philosopher is believed to have been born in modern day Kazakhstan?
What was Mozi's trade?
Which of these philosophers was involved in the 'Kalam argument'?
Which of these was a leading figure in 'Oxford Philosophy'?
John Langshaw Austin
The Will to Believe (1897) was an early work by whom?
Language, Truth and Logic (1936) is a famous work by…..?
Which philosopher was exiled from Spain for opposing the dictatorship of Primo De Rivera?
Miguel de Unamuno
Tractus is the title of the early major work by which philosopher?
Which philosopher had the nickname 'The Subtle Doctor'?
John Duns Scotus
Which of the following philosophers spent their entire career at Harvard?
Which of these philosopher is commonly called 'The Sceptic'?
Pyrrho of Elis
Setting in Motion the Wheel of the Dharma was the first major sermon of whom?
Which philosopher is associated with the quote 'War does not determine who is right…only who is left'?
Which of these philosophers served as a naval intelligence officer in World Ware Two?
Willard Van Orman Quine
Which of these was the head of the prestigious Nizamiyyah school in Baghdad?
Complete the title of Michel Foucaults first major work 'Madness and…'?
Which of the following was considered a founder of the Scholastic movement?
Francisco de Vitoria
The Birth of Tragedy is a work by which philosopher?
The philosopher Augustine of Hippo was based on what continent?
His student Porphyry wrote a biography entitled 'Enneads' about whom?
Which of the following studied at the Frankfurt Institute under Adorno and Horkheimer?
How To Do Things With Words (1962) is a work by which philosopher?
John Langshaw Austin