Dieter Thomä

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Dieter Thomä

Dieter Thomä was born in 1959 in Heidelberg and is a professor of philosophy at the University of St Gallen. Previously, he worked as an editor at Radio Free Berlin (SFB). He writes regularly for several newspapers and magazines. Hanser published his book Väter: Eine moderne Heldengeschichte (2008).


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The march of life: Theory as secret autobiography

The march of life: Theory as secret autobiography

The theorist stays one step removed from life: he is only interested in abstract concepts, theories and their interpretation. But of course, behind the edifice of every theory is the person who ...

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Daddy's Coming Home: the End of the Fatherless Society

Daddy's Coming Home: the End of the Fatherless Society

It's not easy to be a father in this day and age. Some want him to be strong, others want him weak. Dieter Thomä, the philosopher who specialises in family issues, pinpoints the time when the ...

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Awards

1996 Preis für Essayistik

Bibliographie

Im Carl Hanser Verlag ist erschienen
2008 Väter. Eine moderne Heldengeschichte.
2015 Einfall des Lebens. Theorie als Autobiographie. Gemeinsam verfasst mit Vincent Kaufmann und Ulrich Schmid. (ET: 27. Juli 2015)