1889 – 1962
Who was Hajime Tanabe?
Hajime Tanabe was a Japanese philosopher of the Kyoto School. In 1947 he became a member of the Japan Academy, in 1950 he received the Order of Cultural Merit, and in 1957 an honorary doctorate from University of Freiburg.
He was born in Tokyo. His father was the school principal of Kaisei Academy. He enrolled in the university of Tokyo first as a natural sciences student, then moved to literature and philosophy. After graduation he worked in Tohoku University as lecturer.
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- Feb 3, 1889
- University of Tokyo
- Apr 29, 1962
on July 23, 2013
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