The significance of Kazimierz Twardowski in philosophy and culture

Title: The significance of Kazimierz Twardowski in philosophy and culture
Author: Brożek, Anna
Source document: Pro-Fil. 2014, vol. 15, iss. 1, pp. [32]-46
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The paper presents the academic personality of Kazimierz Twardowski (1866-1938). Twardowski was born and educated in Vienna, where he was a student of Franz Brentano. After achieving habilitation, he moved to Lvov, where he organized serious philosophical research and became the founder of the Lvov-Warsaw School of philosophy and logic. The Twardowski's achievements in three dimensions: as a teacher, as an organizer and as a scientist are briefly described.
The article is supported by the project "The Significance of the Lvov-Warsaw School in European Culture" (Foundation for Polish Science).
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