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Will Kymlicka

William Kymlicka is a Canadian political philosopher best known for his work on multiculturalism and animal ethics. He is currently Professor of Philosophy and Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy at Queens University at Kingston, and Re ...

                                               

Arend Lijphart

Arend dAngremond Lijphart is a political scientist specializing in comparative politics, elections and voting systems, democratic institutions, and ethnicity and politics. He received his PhD in Political Science at Yale University in 1963, after ...

                                               

Paul Robert Magocsi

Paul Robert Magocsi is an American professor of history, political science, and Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Toronto. He has been with the university since 1980, and became a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 1996. He cu ...

                                               

J. S. S. Malelu

J. S. S. Malelu was a Banker who was Principal of the Sir Sorabji Pochkhanawala Bankers Training College, Mumbai and notable for his contribution to the Bible Society of India and the Churchs Auxiliary for Social Action. During the Indian indepen ...

                                               

Sinisa Malesevic

Sinisa Malesevic, MRIA, MAE is Full Professor/Chair of Sociology at the University College, Dublin, Ireland. He is also a Senior Fellow and Associate Researcher, at CNAM, Paris, France and an Adjunct Professor at the National University of Irelan ...

                                               

Michael Mann (sociologist)

Michael Mann FBA is a British-born emeritus professor of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles and at the University of Cambridge. Mann holds dual British and United States citizenships. He received a B.A. in modern history in 19 ...

                                               

Anne McClintock

Anne McClintock is a writer, feminist scholar and public intellectual who has published widely on issues of sexuality, race, imperialism, and nationalism; popular and visual culture, photography, advertising and cultural theory. Transnational and ...

                                               

John McGarry

John McGarry, OC is a political scientist from Northern Ireland. He was born in Belfast and grew up in Ballymena, County Antrim. He is currently Professor of Political Studies and Canada Research Chair in Nationalism and Democracy at Queens Unive ...

                                               

M. T. Mehdi

Mohammed Taki Mehdi, commonly M. T. Mehdi was an Arab-American based in New York. He was one of the earliest pro-Palestinian activists in the United States, and often brash in his defense of the Palestinian cause. He held debates on television an ...

                                               

Friedrich Meinecke

Friedrich Meinecke was a German historian, with national liberal and anti-semitic views, who supported the Nazi invasion of Poland. After World War II, as a representative of an older tradition, he criticized the Nazi regime, but continued to exp ...

                                               

David Miller (political theorist)

David Miller, is a British political theorist and academic. He is Professor of Political Theory at the University of Oxford and an Official Fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford. He previously lectured at the University of Lancaster and the Universi ...

                                               

Tariq Modood

Tariq Modood, is a British Pakistani Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy at the University of Bristol. Modood is the founding director of the Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship and one of the leading authorities on e ...

                                               

Tom Nairn

Tom Nairn is a Scottish political theorist and academic. He is an Honorary Research Fellow in the School of Government and International Affairs at Durham University. He is known as an essayist and a scholar of nationalism.

                                               

Brendan O'Leary

Brendan OLeary is an Irish political scientist, who is Lauder Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He was formerly a professor at the London School of Economics. In 2009–10 he was the second Senior Advisor on Power-Sh ...

                                               

Umut Ozkirimli

After completing his secondary education in Lycee Français Prive Saint-Joseph in Istanbul, he attended Bogaziçi University. He received his masters degree from London School of Economics and Political Science and his doctoral degree from Istanbul ...

                                               

Fredy Perlman

Fredy Perlman was an American author, publisher, professor, and activist. His most popular work, the book Against His-Story, Against Leviathan!, details the rise of state domination with a retelling of history through the Hobbesian metaphor of th ...

                                               

R. Radhakrishnan

Rajagopalan Radhakrishnan, commonly known as R. Radhakrishnan, is Chancellors Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine, and is considered one of the leading postcolonial theorists and literary critic ...

                                               

Rudolf Rocker

Johann Rudolf Rocker was a German anarchist writer and activist. Though often described as an anarcho-syndicalist, he was a self-professed anarchist without adjectives, believing that anarchist schools of thought represented "only different metho ...

                                               

Aviel Roshwald

Aviel Roshwald is an American historian and Professor of history at Georgetown University. He received his B.A from the University of Minnesota in 1980, and his PhD from Harvard University in 1987. As a scholar of nationalism, Roshwald is noted f ...

                                               

Edward Said

Edward Wadie Said was a professor of literature at Columbia University, a public intellectual, and a founder of the academic field of postcolonial studies. A Palestinian American born in Mandatory Palestine, he was a citizen of the United States ...

                                               

Robert A. Scalapino

Robert Anthony Scalapino was an American political scientist particularly involved in East Asian studies. He was one of the founders and first chairman of the National Committee on United States – China Relations. Together with his co-author Chon ...

                                               

Hugh Seton-Watson

George Hugh Nicholas Seton-Watson CBE, FBA was a British historian and political scientist specialising in Russia.

                                               

Michel Seymour

Michel Seymour is a Canadian philosopher from Quebec and a professor at the Universite de Montreal, where he has been teaching analytical philosophy since 1990.

                                               

Hisham Sharabi

Hisham Sharabi was Professor Emeritus of History and Umar al-Mukhtar Chair of Arab Culture at Georgetown University, where he was a specialist in European intellectual history and social thought. He died of cancer at the American University of Be ...

                                               

Anton Shekhovtsov

Anton Shekhovtsov is a Ukrainian writer, academic and political activist. He is known for his writings on the European radical right and, in particular, its connections to Russia. He is the editor of the Explorations of the Far Right book series ...

                                               

Anthony D. Smith

Anthony David Stephen Smith was a British historical sociologist who, at the time of his death, was Professor Emeritus of Nationalism and Ethnicity at the London School of Economics. He is considered one of the founders of the interdisciplinary f ...

                                               

Louis Leo Snyder

Louis Leo Snyder was an American scholar, who witnessed first hand the Nazi mass rallies held from 1923 on in Germany; and wrote about them from New York in his Hitlerism: The Iron Fist in Germany published in 1932 under the pseudonym Nordicus. S ...

                                               

Yuli Tamir

Yael "Yuli" Tamir is an Israeli academic and former politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the Labor Party between 2003 and 2010, and as Minister of Immigrant Absorption and Education, as well as the deputy speaker of the Knesset an ...

                                               

Charles Taylor (philosopher)

Charles Margrave Taylor is a Canadian philosopher from Montreal, Quebec, and professor emeritus at McGill University best known for his contributions to political philosophy, the philosophy of social science, the history of philosophy, and intell ...

                                               

Charles Tilly

Charles Tilly was an American sociologist, political scientist, and historian who wrote on the relationship between politics and society. He was a professor of history, sociology, and social science at the University of Michigan from 1969 to 1984 ...

                                               

James Tully (philosopher)

James Hamilton Tully is the Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Law, Indigenous Governance and Philosophy at the University of Victoria, Canada. Tully is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and Emeritus Fellow of the T ...

                                               

Pierre L. van den Berghe

Pierre L. van den Berghe was a professor emeritus of sociology and anthropology at the University of Washington, where he had worked since 1965. Born in the Belgian Congo to Belgian parents, and spending World War II in occupied Belgium, he was a ...

                                               

Eugen Weber

Eugen Joseph Weber was a Romanian-born American historian with a special focus on Western civilization. Weber became a historian because of his interest in politics, an interest dating back to at least the age of 12. He described his political aw ...

                                               

Stefan Wolff

Stefan Wolff is a German political scientist. He is a specialist in international security, particularly in the management, settlement and prevention of ethnic conflicts. He is currently Professor of International Security at the University of Bi ...

                                               

Bernard Yack

Bernard Yack is a Canadian born American political theorist. He received his B.A. from the University of Toronto and his Ph.D. in Philosophy from Harvard University, where he was a student of Judith Shklar. Yack has taught at numerous universitie ...

                                               

Iris Marion Young

Iris Marion Young was an American political theorist and socialist feminist focused on the nature of justice and social difference. She served as Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago and was affiliated with the Center for G ...

                                               

Franz Aepinus

Franz Ulrich Theodor Aepinus was a German and Russian Empire natural philosopher. Aepinus is best known for his researches, theoretical and experimental, in electricity and magnetism.

                                               

Abu'l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī

Abul-Barakāt Hibat Allah ibn Malkā al-Baghdādī was an Islamic philosopher, physician and physicist of Jewish descent from Baghdad, Iraq. Abul-Barakāt, an older contemporary of Maimonides, was originally known by his Hebrew birth name Baruch ben M ...

                                               

Albertus Magnus

Albertus Magnus, also known as Saint Albert the Great and Albert of Cologne, was a German Catholic Dominican friar and bishop. Later canonised as a Catholic saint, he was known during his lifetime as Doctor universalis and Doctor expertus and, la ...

                                               

Anaximander

Anaximander, was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher who lived in Miletus, a city of Ionia. He belonged to the Milesian school and learned the teachings of his master Thales. He succeeded Thales and became the second master of that school where he c ...

                                               

Anne de La Vigne

She was born in Vernon, Normandy in 1634. Her father was the French physician Michel de La Vigne. She died in Paris at the age of 50. She was a friend of Mademoiselle de Scuderi and Marie Dupre.

                                               

Antisthenes (Heraclitean)

Antisthenes was a writer from ancient Greece who was a disciple of Heraclitus, on whose work he wrote a commentary. This Antisthenes may be the same as the one who wrote a work on the succession of the Greek philosophers αἱ τῶν φιλοσόφων διαδοχαί ...

                                               

Avempace

Avempace is the Latinate form of Ibn Bājja, full name Abū Bakr Muhammad Ibn Yahyà ibn as-Sā’igh at-Tūjībī Ibn Bājja, who was an Arab Andalusian polymath: his writings include works regarding astronomy, physics, and music, as well as philosophy, m ...

                                               

Roger Bacon

Roger Bacon, also known by the scholastic accolade Doctor Mirabilis, was a medieval English philosopher and Franciscan friar who placed considerable emphasis on the study of nature through empiricism. In the early modern era, he was regarded as a ...

                                               

Giuseppa Barbapiccola

Giuseppa Eleonora Barbapiccola was an Italian natural philosopher, poet and translator. She is best known for her translation of Rene Descartes Principles of Philosophy to Italian in 1722. In her preface to her translation of Principles of Philos ...

                                               

Bartholomaeus of Bruges

He graduated M.A. at the University of Paris in 1307, and became a master of medicine. He came under the influence of Radulphus Brito. Bartholomaeus served as physician to Guy I, Count of Blois until the count died. He was a reforming medical tea ...

                                               

Edward Bentham

Edward Bentham was an Oxford based theologian who in 1763, with some evident reluctance, became Regius Professor of Divinity at Oxford University.

                                               

Arnold Boate

Arnold Boate was a Dutch physician, writer and Hebraist who spent much of his life abroad, and lived for several years in Dublin. There he married Margaret Dongan, a judges daughter, whom he portrayed lovingly in his book The Character of a Truly ...

                                               

Gerard Boate

Boate was born Gerrit/Gerard Boot, in Gorinchem, son of the knight Godfried Boot c.1570–1625 and of Christine van Loon. He entered the university of Leyden as a medical student and graduated there as doctor of medicine 3 July 1628. His younger br ...

                                               

Mathurin Jacques Brisson

Mathurin Jacques Brisson was a French zoologist and natural philosopher. Brisson was born at Fontenay-le-Comte. The earlier part of his life was spent in the pursuit of natural history; his published works in this field included Le Regne animal 1 ...