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prof. dr. P.G. (Paul) Cobben

Full Professor 

Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Philosophy


My field of research is modern and contemporary philosophy with a focus on Hegel and Habermas. Important themes are multicultural society, morality and its institutional forms.



Principal publications

  • Cobben (2012), P.G., The Paradigm of Recognition: Freedom as Overcoming the Fear of Death, Brill, Boston/Leiden. Meer informatie
  • The Nature of the Self. Recognition in the Form of Right and Morality, Berlin, De Gruyter, 2009. Meer informatie
  • P.G. Cobben (ed.), Institutions of Education: Then and Today, Brill, Boston/Leiden 2008. Review: The Review of Metaphysics
  • Hegel Lexikon, Darmstadt, WBG, 2006. Meer informatie
  • Das Gesetz der multikulturellen Gesellschaft. Eine Aktualisierung von Hegels 'Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts', Wuerzburg, 2002.

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Last amended: 05 October 2012