Phillips, Derek L.
PHILLIPS, Derek L.
PHILLIPS, Derek L. American, b. 1934. Genres: Art/Art history, History, Philosophy, Sociology. Career: Wellesley College, Massachusetts, Instructor, 1962-63; Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, Assistant Professor, 1963-66; New York University, Associate Professor and Professor, 1966-71; University of Amsterdam, Professor of Sociology, 1971-99, Emeritus Professor of Sociology, 1999-. Publications: Knowledge from What? Theories and Methods in Social Research, 1971; Abandoning Method, 1973; Wittgenstein and Scientific Knowledge, 1977; Equality, Justice and Rectification, 1979; Toward a Just Social Order, 1986; Looking Backward: A Critical Appraisal of Communitarian Thought, 1993; (with K. Muizelaan) Picturing Men and Women in the Dutch Golden Age: Paintings and People in Historical Perspective, 2003. EDITOR: Studies in American Society, 2 vols., 1965, 1967. Address: Nieuwe Looiersstraat 124, 1017VG Amsterdam, Netherlands.