Martin van Hees

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Martin van Hees
Born Martin Vinzenz Baldur Paul Maria van Hees
(1964-07-26) 26 July 1964 (age 53)
Beilen, The Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Alma mater Radboud University Nijmegen
Website Official website
Institutions VU University Amsterdam
Main interests
Ethics

Martin Vinzenz Baldur Paul Maria (Martin) van Hees (born 26 July 1964, Beilen) is a Dutch philosopher.

Van Hees was professor of ethics at the University of Groningen and since April 2013 professor of political theory at the University of Amsterdam. He received a VICI-grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) to further research and develop the program Modelling Freedom: Formal Analysis and Normative Philosophy. Van Hees is a vegetarian.[1][2]

In August 2014, Van Hees will start a professorship of Ethics at VU University Amsterdam.[3] He is also a senior editor of the journal Economics and Philosophy.[4]

Education[edit]

After receiving degrees in political science and philosophy at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, Van Hees obtained his PhD in social sciences at the Radboud University Nijmegen in 1994 with the dissertation: Rights, liberalism and social choice: a logical and game-theoretical analysis of individual and collective rights.[5]

Van Hees became a member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2013.[6]

Selected bibliography[edit]

Books[edit]

  • Van Hees, Martin (1994). Rights, liberalism and social choice: a logical and game-theoretical analysis of individual and collective rights. Amsterdam: Nijmegen. ISBN 9789090075914. 
  • van Hees, Martin (1995). Rights and decisions: formal models of law and liberalism. Dordrecht Boston: Kluwer Academic. ISBN 9780792337546. 
  • Van Hees, Martin (2000). Legal reductionism and freedom. Dordrecht Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers. ISBN 9780792364917. 
  • Van Hees, Martin; Robeyns, Ingrid; Nys, Thomas (2014). Basisboek ethiek. Amsterdam, Holland: Uitgeverij Boom. ISBN 9789461059321. 

Chapters in books[edit]

  • Van Hees, Martin; Roy, Olivier (2008), "Intentions and plans in decision and game theory", in Verbeek, Bruno, Reasons and intentions, Aldershot, England Burlington, VT: Ashgate, pp. 207–226, ISBN 9780754660040 
  • Van Hees, Martin (2010), "Some general results on responsibility for outcomes", in van Deemen, Adrian; Rusinowska, Agnieszka, Collective decision making views from social choice and game theory, Berlin London: Springer, pp. 99–110, ISBN 9783642028656 

Journal articles[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "De veganist is het slechte geweten van de vegetariër - Interview met Martin van Hees" (in Dutch). Ongehoord - actiegroep voor dierenwelzijn on Geocities.com. Archived from the original on 26 October 2009. Retrieved 1 May 2008. 
  2. ^ "Toekenningen Vici 2003" (in Dutch). NWO. Archived from the original on 8 June 2007. Retrieved 1 May 2008. 
  3. ^ "Martin van Hees per augustus 2014 hoogleraar Ethiek" (in Dutch). Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU University Amsterdam). 25 February 2014. Retrieved 12 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "Economics and Philosophy: Editorial board". Cambridge Journals. Retrieved 12 June 2014. 
  5. ^ Hees, Martin (1994). Rights, liberalism and social choice: a logical and game-theoretical analysis of individual and collective rights. Amsterdam: Nijmegen. ISBN 9789090075914. 
  6. ^ "Martin van Hees". Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. Archived from the original on 31 January 2016. Retrieved 31 January 2016. 

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