Appeared in: Volume 2, Number 3
Published on: January 1, 2007
Freedom’s Philosopher

Ernst Cassirer’s life and work may bear special interest to Americans in a time of trouble and uncertainty.

David Lipton is author of Ernst Cassirer: The Dilemma of a Liberal Intellectual in Germany, 1914–1933 (University of Toronto Press, 1978). He is a mediator and arbitrator living in Toronto, Canada.
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