Use this tag for questions about the person as a fundamental notion or for philosophers who take such views. The focus would likely be on practical and ethical issues. Personalists include Borden Parker Browne, Emmanuel Mounier, Jacques Maritain, Yves Simon, Étienne Gilson, Robert Spaemann, Karol Wojtyła, Gabriel Marcel, and Paul Ricoeur.

References on Personalism:

Williams, Thomas D. and Bengtsson, Jan Olof, "Personalism", The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2018 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL =

Buford, Thomas O. “Personalism” Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

History of personalism: