Understanding Society

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Prof.dr. Donald Loose

foto Donald Loose

Associate professor Philosophy Tilburg University

Leerstoel Thomas More - Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam

Huidige activiteiten:

  • Netwerk Stichting Thomas More
  • Centre Erasme, St Etienne des Sorts, France


  • Kant en de Verlichting
  • Filosofie en religie: Christendom en Moderniteit
  • Humanistische renaissance: Machiavelli, Erasmus, Thomas More
  • Europees gedachtengoed
  • Proust

Recente publicaties:

  • 2011a D. Loose (ed.) The Sublime and Its Teleology. Kant – German idealism – Phenomenology, Brill, Leiden – Boston, 2011, ISBN 978 90 04 21819 2, 230 pp.
  • 2012 D. Loose, 'The Excess of Reason and the Return of Religion. Transcendence of Christian Monotheism in Nancy's Dis-enclosure' in: A. Alexandrova e.a. (Ed.), Re-treating Religion. Deconstructing Christianity with Jean-Luc Nancy, New-York: Fordham U.P., pp. 163-181.
  • 2014 D. Loose, 'Europa's hoogste goed: een kritische metafysica van de hoop' in: R. Tinnevelt [red.] Europa - Op zoek naar een nieuw elan, Nijmegen: Valkhof pers, 2014, ISBN 978 90 5625 406 4, pp.149-176.