Johan van Benthem

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Prof. dr J. F. A. K. van Benthem

Institute for Logic, Language & Computation (ILLC)
University of Amsterdam
P.O. Box 94242
The Netherlands

Tel. +31 20 525-6051
Fax +31 20 525-5206


Spring quarters (April-June):

Department of Philosophy

Stanford University
STANFORD, California 94305

Tel. +1 650 725-0108
Fax +1 650 723-0985


University Professor emeritus of pure and applied logic, University of Amsterdam, and Henry Waldgrave Stuart Professor of philosophy, Stanford University. In the 1990s, founding director of the Institute for Logic, Language & Computation ILLC in Amsterdam, a joint venture of mathematics, computer science, philosophy, and linguistics, for studying the structure and flow of information. First chairman, and honorary member of FoLLI, a European organization with similar broad aims. Recipient of the national Spinoza Award, project 'Logic in Action' from 1997 to 2001 (LiA). Member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW), the Academia Europaea (AE), and the Institut International de Philosophie (IIP). Changjiang Professor, Chinese Ministry of Education, Tsinghua University, Beijing.

Universiteit van Amsterdam Logic in Action Stanford University ILLC

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