About

Jeffrey Andrew Barash

Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, University of Picardie, Amiens

Fellow, SOF/Heyman, Columbia University (1983–1985)

Jeffrey Andrew Barash is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of Amiens, France. His publications have focused on the themes of political philosophy, historicism and modern German thought. He has served as Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the University of Bielefeld, Ernst Cassirer Gastprofessor at the University of Hamburg, Lady Davis Fellow at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Hans-Georg Gadamer Professor at Boston College and Max Planck Fellow at the University of Konstanz. He is currently completing a book entitled Collective Memory and the Historical Past and is also preparing a work on the theme “What is a Political Myth?”