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Kolakowski, Leszeklocked

(1927–2009)
  • Steven Lukes

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Kolakowski, Leszek (1927–2009), philosopher and historian of ideas, was born on 23 October 1927 in Radom, Poland, the son of Jerzy Kolakowski (d. 1943), a social activist in the co-operative movement and essayist, and his wife, Lucyna, née Pietrusiewicz (d. 1930)...

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