French philosopher, novelist, and professor whose works were based on Phenomenology.
He was also a student of ancient and classical paintings and also a fan of abstract painter Wassily Kandinsky.
He was influenced by Karl Marx and considered Marx to be one of the greatest Christian thinkers in history.
He decided to study philosophy during his time in Paris. His first popular publication was The Essence of Manifestation in which he expounded on ontological monism.
His father was a French Navy officer.
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