The Division for Development and Public Relations  

 
AVISHAI  MARGALIT,  SCHULMAN PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF PHILOSOPHY 
Status : EMERITUS Birth place : JERUSALEM
Office Phone: 02-588-3750 Fax:
E-Mail: avishai@ias.edu
U.R.L: http://socrates.huji.ac.il/Prof_Avishai_Margalit.htm
 
Department Faculty  
PHILOSOPHY FACULTY OF HUMANITIES Dept. Description
 
Academic Degree   Institution Year
Ph.D. HEBREW UNIVERSITY OF JERUSALEM 1970
 
Academic Position   Year
EMERITUS 2006
PROFESSOR 1998
ASSOC. PROFESSOR 1980
SENIOR LECTURER 1973
LECTURER 1970
 
External Academic Positions and Awards
Visiting Scholar: Harvard Univ., 1974-75; Oxford Univ.,
1979-80, 1990; Free Univ., Berlin, 1984-85; Max Planck
Inst., Berlin, 1984-85; Rockefeller Fellow, Center for
Human Values, Princeton Univ., 1995-96;
George F. Kennan Prof., Inst. for Advanced Study, Princeton,
since 2006.
Awards: E.M.E.T. Prize, 2007;
Israel Prize in Philosopy, 2010.
 
Research Interests
Philosophy of language. Rationality. Social philosophy.
 
Selected Publications
Publication Title   Year
Public international law in the asymmetric war or how does one 2009
Liberalism and the right to culture. 2004
Occidentalism, or hatred towards the West. 2002
Privacy in the decent society. 2001
Ethics of remembrance - Reminiscences, sympathy, morality. 2000
The duration of the past - Shared reminiscences (individual 2000
Decent equality and freedom: A postscript. 1997
The uniqueness of the Holocaust. (German version: Deut. Z. 1996
A metaphor game. 1995
Liberalism and the right to culture. 1994
Idolatry. (Translated by Naomi Goldblum).Cambridge, MA: 1992
Isaiah Berlin: A Celebration. Chicago: University of 1991
 
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