|Georg Henrik von Wright|
|Born||14 June 1916
|Died||16 June 2003
|Alma mater||University of Helsinki
University of Cambridge
(1939; no degree)
|Institutions||University of Cambridge
University of Helsinki
|Modal logic, philosophy of action, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science|
If one is satisfied with things, one doesn't complain about the downsides that exist, either.
Society is becoming less and less transparent. People no longer know where decisions that substantially affect their lives are taken, nor by whom, nor how.
Transnational, gigantic industrial companies no longer operate within political systems, but rather above them.