| Jacob Needleman|
| October 6, 1934 (age 81) (1934-10-06) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
University of Freiburg, Germany
Professor of Philosophy
Harvard University, Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Yale University
Money and the Meaning, The American soul, Lost Christianity, What Is God?, Why Can't We Be Good?
Antoine Faivre, George Gurdjieff, Mel Thompson
Jacob Needleman Wikipedia
Jacob Needleman (born October 6, 1934) is an American philosopher, author and religious scholar.
Needleman was educated at Harvard University, Yale University and the University of Freiburg, Germany. He is a professor of philosophy at San Francisco State University and is said to have "popularized the term 'new religious movements'." Needleman was honored by the New York Open Center in New York City in 2006.