Prof. Dr. Andreas Kinneging is professor in the Philosophy of Law at the University of Leiden. He has published extensively, in both Dutch and English, on constitutional theory, ethics -especially virtue ethics-, the history of philosophy, and metaphysics. Some of his books are ‘Aristocracy, Antiquity, and History’, Transaction 1997,  ‘The Geography of Good and Evil’, ISI Press 2009, ‘De Onzichtbare Maat’, Prometheus 2020 (an English translation is in the works). A translation of Plato’s Republic will appear this year.