Walter Omar Kohan Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Walter Omar Kohan

Full Professor
State University of Rio de Janeiro

Full professor of the State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) and Researcher at the National Council for Research (CNPq) of Brazil. Last book: "The inventive schoolmaster" (Sense, 2015)

Subjects: Education, Philosophy


Full Professor at the State University of Rio de Janeiro (since 2002). Visiting professor at: University of Bergamo, Italy, February, 2014, University of Chile, July 2012 and 2011, University of Paris 8 (2005-7); National University of Salta (Argentina), 2004; National University of La Plata (Argentina), University of La Serena, Chile, 1996, Ibero-americana University (Puebla, Mexico), 1995, Montclair State University, 1995. Presented papers or lectures in more than 100 conferences all over Latin America, and in countries like United States, Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, Island, Greece, Romany, Moldavia, England, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Japan and China. Co-editor of Childhood & Philosophy, Journal of the International Council of Philosophy for Children (

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    philosophy of education; teaching of philosophy; childhood studies


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