Rudolf Carnap

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Date of Birth: 05/18/1891

Age: 79

Place of birth: Wuppertal

Citizenship: United States


Born in Wuppertal, 18 May 1891. He was educated at the universities of Jena and Freiburg. In Jena he attended lectures Frege, there is a doctorate in 1921. Carnap taught first at the University of Vienna (1926-1931) and then at the German University in Prague (1931-1935). During these years, he was one of the most active members of the group of philosophers and mathematicians, known as the Vienna Circle, and was interested in the problems of logic and scientific method. Together with the Reichenbach founded the magazine "Erkentnis