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Chris van Haeften page

Chris van Haeften was born in Amsterdam. He was for six years a gymnasium-student in Hilversum. After four years at Delft Technical University, studying architecture and town-planning, he moved to the Free University Amsterdam to study philosophy. After graduating, he taught philosophy at the Christian Academy for Fine Arts (CABK, also known as Constantijn Huygens) in Kampen. Following his early retirement, he taught philosophy for ten more years at the Institute for Higher Senior Education (HOVO) in Zwolle.

His academia.edu page is here.



Calvijn en de filosofie (Calvin and Philosophy). Beweging


Wijsheid voor filosofen (Wisdom for Philosophers). Beweging


Enkele aspecten van de relatie tussen wijsbegeerte en religie (Some Aspects of the Relation between Philosophy and Religion). Centrale Interfaculteit Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 701/2037/1


Inleiding in de wijsbegeerte (Introduction to Philosophy). Constantijn Huygens, Kampen


De vraag naar de mens (The Problem of Man). Capita Selecta. Constantijn Huygens, Kampen


Mythe, Geloof en Kunst (Myth, Faith, and Art). Katern III. Kampen 1994. ISBN 90 242 8256 x, pp. 77-82

Missing Links, Linking Misses, and the Linking Link. Missing Link, Studium Generale Constantijn Huygens, Kampen 1994, pp. 10-17.


Wijsbegeerte van de religie (Philosophy of Religion). Capita Selecta. Constantijn Huygens, Zwolle

Zijn en tijd in de filosofie van A.N. Whitehead (Being and Time in the Philosophy of A.N. Whitehead, PhD dissertation, Free University Amsterdam 1999)(summary at Academia.edu)


Extension and Epoch: Continuity and Discontinuity in the Philosophy of A.N. Whitehead. Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, Winter 2001, Vol. XXXVII, no. 1, ISSN 0009-1774, pp. 59-79. Also at Academia.edu

Extension and Atomicity. Paper for the annual meeting of the American Philosophical Association, Atlanta, Georgia, December 2001. Also at Academia.edu


A.N. Whitehead over de dynamiek van de christelijke religie (A.N. Whitehead about the Dynamics of the Christian Religion). Beweging 66, 2002, pp.32-34

Atomicity and Extension. Process Studies Supplement 3, February 2003. http://www.ctr4process.org/PUBLICATIONS/PSS/index.htm Also at Academia.edu


‘Number’ and Deity according to A.N. Whitehead, 2003. At Academia.edu

Whitehead about Continuity and Discontinuity in Time, 2003. At Academia.edu


Schoonheid en troost (Beauty and Consolation). Vita Brevis, Kampen

Geloof en wetenschap (Faith and Science). CABK, Kampen

Whitehead on Kant and Extension. Concrescence. http://concrescence.org


The Metaphysics of Extensive Time. Concrescence 2005. Also at Academia.edu

Abstraction Revisited. Process Studies 34.1, 2005, pp. 81-97. Also at Academia.edu


Soul Matters. Vita Brevis, March

Eternal Objects. Their Multiplicity and the Structure of their Realm. Process Studies 35.1, Spring. Also at Academia.edu.


Ken u Zelf (Know Thyself). HOVO Zwolle


Mens en zijn en zin (Man, Being, and Meaning). HOVO Zwolle


Plato. HOVO Zwolle, 2013

Gutwattistat? (The Reality of God). HOVO Zwolle


Ik en Jij (I and Thou). HOVO Zwolle

Michel Henry. HOVO Zwolle


Over het menselijk ik (About the Human I). HOVO Zwolle

Tijd en zin (Time and Meaning). HOVO Zwolle


Geloof en filosofie (Faith and Philosophy). HOVO Zwolle


Filosofie van de lichamelijkheid (Philosophy of Bodiliness). HOVO Zwolle


Tijd van Leven (The Time of our Lives). HOVO Zwolle

Radical Ipseity, Absolute Origin, and Existential Meaning according to H. Dooyeweerd. Academia.edu 

Dooyeweerd's "dilemma" revisited 


The Inner man

Taught by Dooyeweerd: some basic philosophical propositions


The Integration of the Sciences and Integral Human Knowledge. Upcoming in Integrated Science, Springer Verlag, 2021

A synopsis of Dooyeweerd's theory of time

The double riddle and radical religious meaning

Dooyeweerd’s theory of time, root, and supra-temporality


J.P.A. Mekkes, Creation, Revelation, and Philosophy, Dordt College Press, 2010

Michel Henry, Woorden van Christus (Paroles du Christ, Words of Christ), Kampen 2016

J.P.A. Mekkes, Time and Philosophy, Dordt College Press, 2012