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Stanley Cavell in Paris, 2015
Stanley Louis Goldstein
(legally changed name to Stanley Louis Cavell in 1942)
September 1, 1926
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|Died||June 19, 2018
Boston, Massachussets, U.S.
|Education||University of California, Berkeley (B.A.)
UCLA (no degree)
Harvard University (Ph.D.)
|Skepticism, tragedy, aesthetics, ethics, ordinary language philosophy, American transcendentalism, film theory, William Shakespeare, opera, religion|
|Philosophy of language film analysis|
Stanley Louis Cavell (//; September 1, 1926 – June 19, 2018) was an American philosopher. He was the Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value, Emeritus, at Harvard University. He worked in the fields of ethics, aesthetics, and ordinary language philosophy.
- Daniel Ross, Review of Cavell, Philosophy the Day after Tomorrow
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