[stahy-ner; German shtahy-nuh r]
- Ja·kob [yah-kawp] /ˈyɑ kɔp/, 1796–1863, Swiss mathematician.
- Ru·dolf [roo-dawlf] /ˈru dɔlf/, 1861–1925, Austrian social philosopher: teacher of the spiritual doctrines of anthroposophy.
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Steiner is constantly moved by the spectacle of men whose politics he can't fathom but whose style he admires.My Conversation with John Updike
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The ranks closed and the Cabinet told Steiner what good were brains.The Adventurer
Cyril M. Kornbluth
"Now guess what you're to do," she said, coming back to Steiner.
Steiner, who was no longer listening, seemed to awake with a start.
Ah, then, Steiner's bought a country place in the neighborhood!
As to Steiner, he would sleep on the divan in the drawing room.
- Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1861–1925, Austrian philosopher, founder of anthroposophy. He was particularly influential in educationSee also anthroposophy
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