Axel Honneth is professor of social philosophy as well as director of the
Institute for Social Research in Frankfurt am Main and Jack C. Weinstein
Professor for the Humanities in the Department of Philosophy at Columbia
University, New York. His most recent publications are The Pathologies
of Individual Freedom: Hegel’s Social Theory (Princeton UP 2010) and
The I in We: Studies in the Theory of Recognition (Polity Press 2012). His
newest book, The Right of Freedom, is forthcoming from Polity.