The Significance of Kazimierz Twardowski in Philosophy and Culture

Anna Brożek

Abstract


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.

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Kazimierz Twardowski; Lvov-Warsaw School; Polish philosophy

https://doi.org/10.5817/pf15-1-719

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Published by the Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
ISSN: 1212-9097