Teodor Oizerman

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Teodor Oizerman
Teodor Ilyich Oizerman in 2012
Teodor Ilyich Oizerman

(1914-05-14)14 May 1914
Died25 March 2017(2017-03-25) (aged 102)
Moscow, Russia
EraContemporary philosophy
RegionSoviet philosophy,
Russian philosophy
Main interests
History of Western and Marxist philosophy

Teodor Ilyich Oizerman (Russian: Теодо́р Ильи́ч Ойзерма́н; 14 May 1914 – 25 March 2017) was a Soviet and Russian philosopher and academic.[1]

Career[change | change source]

Oizerman was born in a Jewish family.[2] He was a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences from 1981 until his death. He received a doctorate, honoris causa, from the University of Jena in 1979 and the USSR State Prize in 1983. In 1979 Oizerman was awarded the Plekhanov prize for the monograph The Main Trends in Philosophy.[3] He also served in the Anti-Zionist Committee of the Soviet Public.[4]

Death[change | change source]

Oizerman died on 25 March 2017 in Moscow of congestive heart failure at the age of 102.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. http://dic.academic.ru/dic.nsf/enc_biography/94770/Ойзерман, passim
  2. "www.jewish.ru".
  3. The Plekhanov prize (in Russian)
    The first edition of this book was out in 1971. The second edition published in 1984 was translated into English in 1988.
  4. ISBN 3-7186-5740-6 Russian Antisemitism, Pamyat and the Demonology of Zionism (Studies in Antisemitism) by William Korey
  5. Staff (2017-03-25). "Скончался философ Теодор Ойзерман" (in Russian). gorky.media. Retrieved 2017-03-25.

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