In connexion with the " idees directrices et organisatrices," supposed by the French physiologist Claude Bernard, and the universal will supposed by German voluntarists, Fouillee concludes that the world is a society of wills.
Even that distinguished physiologist Johannes Muller remained a staunch vitalist.
In estimating Buchner's philosophy it must be remembered that he was primarily a physiologist, not a metaphysician.
JOHANN FRIEDRICH BLUMENBACH (1752-1840), German physiologist and anthropologist, was born at Gotha on the 11th of May 1752.
GIOVANNI ALFONSO BORELLI (1608-1679), Italian physiologist and physicist, was born at Naples on the 28th of January 1608.