Find out more about the greatest 21st Century Philosophers, including Noam Chomsky, Deepak Chopra, Amartya Sen, Peter Singer and Judith Butler.
Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky

07 December 1928

American

Sam HarrisSam Harris

09 April 1967

American

Amartya SenAmartya Sen

03 November 1933

Indian

Peter SingerPeter Singer

06 July 1946

Australian

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett

28 March 1942

American

Christina Hoff SommersChristina Hoff Sommers

28 September 1950

American

Alain de BottonAlain de Botton

20 December 1969

Swiss,British

Ken WilberKen Wilber

31 January 1949

American

Robert M. PirsigRobert M. Pirsig

06 September 1928

American

Dallas WillardDallas Willard

04 September 1935

American

Abdolkarim SoroushAbdolkarim Soroush

16 December 1945

Iranian

Bob BlackBob Black

04 January 1951

American

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James RandiJames Randi

07 August 1928

American

Jean VanierJean Vanier

10 September 1928

Canadian

Roger ScrutonRoger Scruton

17 February 1944

British

Judith ButlerJudith Butler

24 February 1956

American

Stefan MolyneuxStefan Molyneux

24 September 1966

Canadian

Cornel WestCornel West

02 June 1953

American

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Jürgen HabermasJürgen Habermas

18 June 1929

German

Roger PenroseRoger Penrose

08 August 1931

British

EpictetusEpictetus

0050 AD

Greek,Turkish

Martha NussbaumMartha Nussbaum

06 May 1947

American

William Lane CraigWilliam Lane Craig

23 August 1949

American

Nick BostromNick Bostrom

10 March 1973

Swedish

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Vandana ShivaVandana Shiva

05 November 1952

Indian

Gayatri Chakravorty SpivakGayatri Chakravorty Spivak

24 February 1942

Indian

John SearleJohn Searle

31 July 1932

American

Douglas HofstadterDouglas Hofstadter

15 February 1945

American

René GirardRené Girard

25 December 1923

French

R. C. SproulR. C. Sproul

13 February 1939

American

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Giorgio AgambenGiorgio Agamben

22 April 1942

Italian

Julia KristevaJulia Kristeva

24 June 1941

Bulgarian,French

Thomas NagelThomas Nagel

04 July 1937

American

Bruno LatourBruno Latour

22 June 1947

French

Alain BadiouAlain Badiou

17 January 1937

French

Tariq RamadanTariq Ramadan

26 August 1962

Swiss

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Kwame Anthony AppiahKwame Anthony Appiah

08 May 1954

American

Alasdair MacIntyreAlasdair MacIntyre

12 January 1929

British,American

Mohammad KhatamiMohammad Khatami

29 September 1943

Iranian

Hans-Hermann HoppeHans-Hermann Hoppe

02 September 1949

German

Carol GilliganCarol Gilligan

28 November 1936

American

Saul KripkeSaul Kripke

13 November 1940

American

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Alvin PlantingaAlvin Plantinga

15 November 1932

American

Hilary PutnamHilary Putnam

31 July 1926

American

Peter SloterdijkPeter Sloterdijk

26 June 1947

German

David ChalmersDavid Chalmers

20 April 1966

Australian

Michael J. SandelMichael J. Sandel

05 March 1953

American

Michael IgnatieffMichael Ignatieff

12 May 1947

Canadian

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Michael HallidayMichael Halliday

13 April 1925

Australian,British

Muhammad Tahir-ul-QadriMuhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri

19 February 1951

Pakistani

Luce IrigarayLuce Irigaray

03 May 1930

Belgian,French

Derek ParfitDerek Parfit

11 December 1942

British

Antonio NegriAntonio Negri

01 August 1933

Italian

Alain de BenoistAlain de Benoist

11 December 1943

French

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A. C. GraylingA. C. Grayling

03 April 1949

British

Jakob AmmannJakob Ammann

12 February 1644

Swiss

Richard CarrierRichard Carrier

01 December 1969

American

John Shelby SpongJohn Shelby Spong

16 June 1931

American

Hossein NasrHossein Nasr

07 April 1933

Bernard StieglerBernard Stiegler

01 April 1952

French

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Charlotte LawsCharlotte Laws

11 May 1960

American

Grace Lee BoggsGrace Lee Boggs

27 June 1915

American

Michael WalzerMichael Walzer

03 March 1935

American

Michel OnfrayMichel Onfray

01 January 1959

French

Alain FinkielkrautAlain Finkielkraut

30 June 1949

French,Polish

Roberto Mangabeira UngerRoberto Mangabeira Unger

24 March 1947

Brazilian

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George SteinerGeorge Steiner

23 April 1929

French,American

Hubert DreyfusHubert Dreyfus

15 October 1929

American

Ahmed el-TayebAhmed el-Tayeb

06 January 1946

Egyptian

Peter KreeftPeter Kreeft

1937 AD

American

Riaz Ahmed Gohar ShahiRiaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi

25 November 1941

Pakistani

Patricia Hill CollinsPatricia Hill Collins

01 May 1948

American

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Richard SwinburneRichard Swinburne

26 December 1934

British

Norman GeislerNorman Geisler

21 July 1932

American

Ian HackingIan Hacking

18 February 1936

Canadian

Jerry FodorJerry Fodor

1935 AD

American

Tzvetan TodorovTzvetan Todorov

01 March 1939

Bulgarian,French

Hayden WhiteHayden White

12 July 1928

American

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Quentin SkinnerQuentin Skinner

26 November 1940

British

Stanley HauerwasStanley Hauerwas

24 July 1940

American

Huston SmithHuston Smith

31 May 1919