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Harald Viersen

  • Vita

    Originally from the Netherlands, Harald Viersen studied law, philosophy, and Arabic in Amsterdam and went on to attain an MPhil in philosophy at the University of Cambridge. In 2014, he lived in Cairo where he continued his studies in Arabic. During this time, he developed an interest in contemporary Arab thought, which has led him to pursue a Ph.D. at the Center for Near and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Marburg. His research focuses on contemporary Arab thought in general and ethical discourse and its effects on society at large.

  • Current research project

    Zeitgenössische arabische Ethik