Jos de Mul (philosopher, The Netherlands)

Jos de Mul

Jos de Mul is Full Professor in Philosophy of Man and Culture at the Faculty of Philosophy, Erasmus University Rotterdam, and scientific director of the research institute Philosophy of Information and Communication Technology (¤ćICT). He has also taught at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and Fudan University (Shanghai). From 2007-2010 he was president of the International Association for Aesthetics. Among his books are: Romantic Desire in (Post)Modern Art and Philosophy (State University of New York Press, 1999), The Tragedy of Finitude. Dilthey’s Hermeneutics of Life (Yale University Press, 2004) and Cyberspace Odyssey (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010). Cyberspace Odyssey won the Socrates Award for the best Dutch philosophical book of 2003 (see