Denis de Rougemont  

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Denis de Rougemont (September 8, 1906December 6, 1985) was a Swiss writer, who wrote in French.

He studied at the University of Neuchâtel, and then moved to Paris in 1930. There he wrote for and edited various publications, associating with the personalist groupings and the non-conformists of the 1930s. His L'Amour et l'Occident, translated as Love in the Western World was listed in National Review's The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century. He also founded the "Centre Européen de la Culture" in 1950 and led it for a time.


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