Nicholas Tampio, Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., Indiana University; B.A., New College of Florida
665 Faber Hall, 441 East Fordham Road
Department of Political Science,
Fordham University Bronx, NY 10458
Phone: (718) 817-3962
Fax: (718) 817-3972
Nicholas Tampio is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Fordham University. His first book, Kantian Courage, considers how Anglo-American, Continental, and Islamic political theorists take up the legacy of the Enlightenment. He is currently writing articles on Islamic political thought as well as a book on Gilles Deleuze's political vision. Tampio has published in leading political science and political theory journals, including Political Theory, Polity, and Theory & Event. Tampio earned his doctorate from Johns Hopkins University and has served as the assistant editor of Political Theory. Previously, Tampio taught at the University of Virginia, George Mason University, and Hamilton College. Click here for his CV.
- "Promoting Critical Islam: Controversy, Civil Society, Revolution," Politics & Religion, forthcoming.
- "The Politics of the Garden (pairadaeza)," Theory & Event, forthcoming.
- "Entering Deleuze's Political Vision," Deleuze Studies, forthcoming.
- "A Defense of Political Constructivism," Contemporary Political Theory, vol. 11, no. 3, August 2012. See also:
- "Constructing the Space of Testimony: Tariq Ramadan's Copernican Revolution,"Political Theory, vol. 39, no. 5, October 2011.
- "Assemblages and the Multitude: Deleuze, Hardt, Negri, and the Postmodern Left," European Journal of Political Theory, vol. 8, no. 3, June 2009.
- "Rawls and the Kantian Ethos," Polity, vol. 39, no.1, January 2007.
- "Writing Political Theory: Lessons from an Apprenticeship," PS: Political Science & Politics, vol. 38, no. 3, July 2005.
Book Chapters and Encyclopedia Entries
- "Islamic Political Thought," Encyclopedia of Political Thought, Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming.
- "Metaphysics and Postmetaphysics," Encyclopedia of Political Thought, Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming.
- "Pluralism in the Ethical Community," in Kant's Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason: A Critical Guide, Cambridge University Press, forthcoming.
- "Multiplicity," Encyclopedia of Political Theory, Sage Publications, 2010.
Book Reviews and Review Essays
- "Kant's Political Theory," Perspectives on Politics, vol. 11, no. 1, March 2013.
- "Islam and the Arab Awakening," The Journal of North African Studies, November 12, 2012.
- "Rawls, Constructivism, and the Tragic,"H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online, October 2011.
- "The Politics of the Eternal Return," Theory & Event, vol. 13, no. 3, Fall 2010.
- "Kant and the Limits of Autonomy," Perspectives on Politics, vol. 7, no. 4, December 2009.
- "Redefining Kant's Legacy," Political Theory, vol. 34, no. 6, December 2006.
- "Twenty-first Century Enlightenment," The Journal of Politics, vol. 68, no. 2, May 2006.
- "Can the Multitude Save the Left?," Theory & Event, vol. 8, no. 2, Spring 2005.