Bastiaan Rijpkema

Bastiaan Rijpkema studied law and philosophy of law in Rotterdam and Leiden and now lectures in the philosophy of law at Leiden University.

His most recent book is Weerbare democratie: de grenzen van democratische tolerantie [Defensive Democracy: the Limits of Democratic Tolerance] (2015), which is adapted from the dissertation for which he obtained his PhD at Leiden University. He is a co-editor of Bij de beesten af! Over dierenrecht en onrecht [Amongst Beasts! About Animal Rights and Injustices] (2013) and was a co-author of Wat te doen met antidemocratische partijen? [What Should We Do with Anti-Democratic Parties?] (2014). Bastiaan has also had smaller articles published in Dutch newspapers such as NRC Handelsblad, de Volkskrant and Trouw.

Information valid as of early 2017