Steiner

[stahy-ner; German shtahy-nuhr]
noun
  1. Ja·kob [yah-kawp] /ˈyɑ kɔp/, 1796–1863, Swiss mathematician.
  2. 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.

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Steiner

noun
  1. Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1861–1925, Austrian philosopher, founder of anthroposophy. He was particularly influential in educationSee also anthroposophy
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