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educator , Philosopher

Peter Kenneth Dews is a British philosopher, in the fields of critical theory and continental philosophy.

Background

Dews, Peter Kenneth was born on April 22, 1952 in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Son of Kenneth Dews and Winifred Hawkley.

Education

Bachelor in English, Cambridge University, 1973. Master of Arts in Sociology of Literature, University of Essex, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Southampton University, 1984.

Career

Lecturer Anglia Polytech. University, Cambridge, 1986—1988, Essex University, 1988—1992, senior lecturer, 1992—1996, professor, since 1996. Visiting professor University Konstanz, 1992.

Graduate faculty New School University, 1996, Grinnell College, 2001, Columbia University, 2003.

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He made his name with the Logics of Disintegration, on the limitations of post-structuralism.

Connections

Married Clair Elizabeth Wills, August 28, 1993. Children: Jacob Wills, Luan Wills, Philomena Wills. 1 child from previous marriage Maude Dews.

father:
Kenneth Dews

mother:
Winifred Hawkley

spouse:
Clair Elizabeth Wills

children:
Jacob Wills Dews

Luan Wills Dews

Philomena Wills; Dews