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Susan Neiman (born March 27, 1955) is an American moral philosopher, cultural commentator, and essayist. She has written extensively on the juncture between Enlightenment moral philosophy, metaphysics, and politics, both for scholarly audiences and the general public. She currently lives in Germany, where she is the Director of the Einstein Forum in Potsdam.

Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Neiman left home as a teenager to join the anti-Vietnam War movement. Later she studied philosophy at Harvard University, earning her Ph.D. under the direction of John Rawls and Stanley Cavell. During graduate school, she spent several years of study at the Free University of Berlin. Slow Fire, a memoir about her life as a Jewish woman in 1980s Berlin, appeared in 1992. From 1989 to 1996 she taught philosophy at Yale University, and from 1996 to 2000 she was an associate professor of philosophy at Tel Aviv University. In 2000 she assumed her current position at the Einstein Forum.

Neiman has been a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, a Research Fellow at the Rockefeller Foundation Study Center in Bellagio, and a Senior Fellow of the American Council of Learned Societies. She is now a member of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities. Her books have won prizes from PEN, the Association of American Publishers, and the American Academy of Religion. Her shorter pieces have appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Globe and Mail, and Dissent. In Germany, she has written for Die Zeit, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, and Freitag, among other publications.

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Total Books: 16
Why Grow Up Subversive Thoughts for an Infantile Age
Evil in Modern Thought An Alternative History of Philosophy
2015 - Evil in Modern Thought an Alternative History of Philosophy [Princeton Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780691168500
ISBN-10: 0691168504
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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Why Grow Up Subversive Thoughts for an Infantile Age
2015 - Why Grow Up Subversive Thoughts for an Infantile Age (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780374289966
ISBN-10: 0374289964
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Politics & Social Sciences
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Moralischer Klartext fr erwachsene Idealisten
2011 - Moralischer Klartext Fr Erwachsene Idealisten (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783837504842
ISBN-10: 3837504840
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Slow Fire Jewish Notes from Berlin
2010 - Slow Fire Jewish Notes From Berlin (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781610270311
ISBN-10: 1610270312
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Moral Clarity A Guide for Grown-Up Idealists
2009 - Moral Clarity a Guide for Grown-up Idealists [Revised Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780691143897
ISBN-10: 0691143897
Genre: Nonfiction
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Moral Clarity A Guide for Grown-Up Idealists
2008 - Moral Clarity a Guide for Grown-up Idealists (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780151011971
ISBN-10: 0151011974
Genre: Nonfiction
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Fremde sehen anders
2005 - Fremde Sehen Anders (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783518417355
ISBN-10: 3518417355
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Das Bse denken
2004 - Das Bse Denken (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783518583890
ISBN-10: 3518583891
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Evil in Modern Thought  An Alternative History of Philosophy
2004 - Evil in Modern Thought an Alternative History of Philosophy (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780691117928
ISBN-10: 0691117926
Genre: Nonfiction
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Evil in Modern Thought  An Alternative History of Philosophy
2002 - Evil in Modern Thought an Alternative History of Philosophy (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780691096087
ISBN-10: 0691096082
Genre: Nonfiction
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The Unity of Reason Rereading Kant
1997 - The Unity of Reason Rereading Kant (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195113884
ISBN-10: 0195113888
Genre: Nonfiction
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The Unity of Reason Rereading Kant
1994 - The Unity of Reason Rereading Kant (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780195067682
ISBN-10: 0195067681
Genre: Nonfiction
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Slow Fire
1992 - Slow Fire (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780805241129
ISBN-10: 0805241124
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Moralische Klarheit Leitfaden fr erwachsene Idealisten
Moralische Klarheit Leitfaden Fr Erwachsene Idealisten (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783868542233
ISBN-10: 386854223X
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