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Eucken, Rudolf Christoph

(1846–1926). Ger. philos.; prof. Jena 1874–1920; received Nobel prize 1908; exchange prof. Harvard 1912–13. Held a philos. of ethical activism: truth must satisfy the needs of the whole of life (this approach called noological method); in spiritual existence man relates himself to the universal Spirit. See also Activism; Luther Society.

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