Seyla Benhabib

Turkey, 1950

Seyla Benhabib has been Professor in Political Science and Philosophy at Yale since 2001. She studied Philosophy, and after obtaining her PhD at Yale taught at Boston University and Harvard, among other universities. She has written about democracy, human rights and pluralism in books such as The Rights of Others. Aliens, Citizens and Residents (2004) and Another Cosmopolitanism (2006).