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Maria Gaetana Agnesi
1718-1799
From: Italy
Fields: Education, Mathematics, Philanthropy, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: mathematician, polyglot, first woman professor at a university

Hannah Arendt
1906-1975
From: Germany, United States
Fields: Government and Politics, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: political theorist

Asclepigenia
5th Century A.D.-
From: Greece
Fields: Education, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: Philosopher

Mary Astell
1666-1731
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Education, Human Rights, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: Feminist writer

Helene Cixous
1937-
From: Algeria, France
Fields: Philosophy

Dorothy Day
1897-1980
From: United States: Illinois, New York
Fields: Philosophy, Religion

Simone de Beauvoir
1908-1986
From: France
Fields: Human Rights, Literature and Poetry, Philosophy

Diotima of Mantinea
5th Century B.C.-5th Century B.C.
From: Greece
Fields: Philosophy

Hildegard of Bingen
1098-1179
From: Germany
Fields: Biology, Education, Health and Medicine, Literature and Poetry, Music, Philosophy, Religion, Other
Key Words/Phrases: mystic, nun, abbess, counselor, scientist, composer, polymath

Hypatia of Alexandria
c.370-415
From: Egypt, United States
Fields: Astronomy, Education, Mathematics, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: head of Platonist school in Alexandria, Egypt

Susanne Katherina Knauth Langer
1895-1985
From: United States
Fields: Philosophy

Rosa Luxemburg
1871-1919
From: Germany, Poland
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: political activist, philosopher, Marxist martyr

Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia
1646-1684
From: Italy
Fields: Mathematics, Music, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: first woman with college degree, scholar, mathematician, philosopher, musician

Ayn Rand
1905-1982
From: Russia, United States: California
Fields: Literature and Poetry, Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: novelist, philosopher

Helena Roerich
1879-1955
From: India, Russia
Fields: Philosophy
Key Words/Phrases: writer, philosopher

Mary Wollstonecraft
1759-1797
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Human Rights, Literature and Poetry, Philosophy



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