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Robert Nozick

Robert NozickBorn: 16-Nov-1938
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 23-Jan-2002
Location of death: Cambridge, MA
Cause of death: Cancer - Stomach
Remains: Buried (private cemetery)

Gender: Male
Religion: Atheist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher, Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Libertarian philosopher

Was known for his constant pacing and his can of Tab.

Father: Max Nozick (businessman)
Mother: Sophie Cohen Nozick
Wife: Barbara Fierer (one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Emily Sarah Nozick (b. 1966)
Son: David Joshua Nozick (b. 1968)
Wife: Gjertrud Schnackenberg (m. 1987/88)

    University: AB Philosophy, Columbia College (1959)
    University: MA Philosophy, Princeton University (1961)
    University: PhD Philosophy, Princeton University (1963)

    Guggenheim Fellowship
    Jewish Ancestry

Author of books:
Anarchy, State, and Utopia (1974)
The Examined Life (1989)
The Nature of Rationality (1995)
Socratic Puzzles (1997)
Invariances: The Structure of the Objective World (2001)

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