Obituary: Henri Gouhier

Tuesday 03 May 1994 23:02

Henri Gouhier, philosopher, died Paris 31 March, aged 95. Professor of religious history at the Sorbonne 1941-68, and a specialist in the history of ideas and the evolution of philosophy from the 17th to 20th centuries. He received the Academie Francaise's Grand Prize for Literature in 1966 and was appointed a member in 1979.

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