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For greater than 4 many years Josef Simon has given very important impulses to philosophy that have attracted a lot foreign awareness. frequently unconventional in presentation, his works on Kant, Hegel and Nietzsche, at the philosophy of language and indicators but additionally on functional philosophy have again and again made primary questions of philosophy look in a shocking new gentle.
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