Rudolf Steiner
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"Rudolf Joseph Lorenz Steiner"

[http://books.google.com/books?id=bWXSwDrPNNAC&pg=PR16 ISBN 0-88010-600-X] was an Austrians/Austrian philosopher, social reformer, architecture/architect, and Esotericism/esotericist. Steiner gained initial recognition at the end of the nineteenth century as a Literary criticism/literary critic and published philosophical works including The Philosophy of Freedom. At the beginning of the twentieth century, he founded a spiritual movement, anthroposophy, with roots in German idealism/German idealist philosophy and theosophy; other influences include Goethean science and Rosicrucianism.

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