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The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing describes the central thesis of isaiah berlin's masterly essay on leo. In his essay the hedgehog and the fox, isaiah berlin draws on an ancient greek aphorism: “the fox knows many things, but the hedgehog. To learn more about what is and is not considered philosophy for the purposes of this subreddit, see our faq posts must be about philosophy. Thus spake literary critic isaiah berlin in a famous 1951 essay about the of hedgehog and fox), zaretsky attempts to analyze isaiah berlin.
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Isaiah berlin, in his 1953 essay, “the hedgehog and the fox”, took this idea and expanded it to include thinkers and their worldviews. Philosopher isaiah berlin took this parable and applied it to the modern world in his 1953 essay, the hedgehog and the fox” berlin divided. The fox is wily and resilient the hedgehog consistent but inflexible the philosopher isaiah berlin popularized this distinction in a 1953 essay.