Max Scheler

German philosopher (1874-1928)

Max Scheler (22 August 1874 - 19 May 1928) was a German philosopher. He is known for his works in phenomenology.

Max Scheler
Scheler max.jpg
Max Ferdinand Scheler

(1874-08-22)22 August 1874
Died19 May 1928(1928-05-19) (aged 53)
Era20th-century philosophy
RegionWestern philosophy
Munich phenomenology
Ethical personalism
Doctoral studentsHendrik G. Stoker
Main interests
History of ideas, value theory, ethics, philosophical anthropology, consciousness studies, sociology of knowledge, philosophy of religion
Notable ideas
Value-ethics, stratification of emotional life, ressentiment, ethical personalism