Otto Weininger

Picture of Otto Weininger

Date of Birth: 04/03/1880

Age: 23

Place of birth: Vienna

Citizenship: Austria


Born into a wealthy Jewish family. In 1898 he enrolled at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Vienna, who graduated with honors, he defended his doctoral thesis on the subject of bisexuality. After defending his thesis he took hristianstvo.Otto Weininger demonstrably committed suicide in a hotel room in which Beethoven died. Possible causes of suicide contemporaries called "conflict mezhdupropoveduemym their own sensuality and asceticism." On the other hand, Weininger`s suicide often is referred to the so-called cases of suicide because of the complex cultural nepolnotsennosti.Osnovnoy work Weininger was the book "Sex and Character. The fundamental research "(1902), although there were others, published after his death -" On the last things "(1904, published his friend Moritz Rappaport)," Love and Woman "(1917). After World War Arthur Gerber notes and letters Veyningera.Eta book were also published, it is still iconic, highly otsen