Jon Hellesnes

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Jon Hellesnes (born 16 September 1939) is a Norwegian philosopher, novelist and essayist.

He was appointed professor of philosophy at the University of Tromsø in 1985.[1] He is a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.[2]

Selected bibliography[edit]

This is a list of his most notable works:[1]

Academic[edit]

  • Sosialisering og teknokrati (1975)
  • Jakta etter svikaren (1978)
  • Hermeneutikk og kultur (1988)
  • René Descartes (1999)
  • Om Hans Skjervheim (1999)

Other[edit]

  • Carolus, klovnen (novel, 1982)
  • Farar i metropolis (essays, 1984)
  • Den postmoderne anstalten (novel, 1986)
  • Maska bak andletet (essays, 2002)
  • Illusjon? (essays, 2004)
  • Om livstolkning (essays, 2007).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Hellesnes, Jon". Aschehoug og Gyldendals Store norske leksikon. Kunnskapsforlaget. 2007. 
  2. ^ "Gruppe 3: Idéfag" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. Retrieved 28 October 2009.