Henk Oosterling is a philosopher and a strategic advisor. He studied philosophy, linguistics and Japanese in Leiden and Rotterdam. He studied and taught, and has written on martial arts. Since 1985, Oosterling has been teaching at the Faculty of Philosophy at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam. He is the Secretary of the Dutch-Flemish Union for Intercultural Philosophy, coordinator of the Centre for Philosophy and Arts and chairman of the Dutch Aesthetics Federation. He is the initiator of several cultural and social projects, including Rotterdam Skill City. In 2008, he received the Laurenspenning, an honorary medal, from the city of Rotterdam.
Oosterling has published philosophical and non-philosophical books.
Art, the city and the future
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