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Nicholas Tampio, 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

Twitter: @NTampio



Nicholas Tampio is a professor of political science at Fordham University. He has published books on Kant's legacy in contemporary political theory, the political vision of the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze, and why democracies should not have national education standards. Tampio is an editor of the journal Comparative Political Theory and the faculty mentor for the Fordham Political Review and the Fordham Pi Sigma Alpha chapter. Tampio often writes for public facing outlets such as the Boston Globe, USA Today, and the Washington Post, and his articles have been translated into Albanian, Chinese, Croatian, Estonian, French, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Persian, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, and Vietnamese. His Aeon essay, Look up from your screen, is included in The Norton Reader alongside essays by Maya Angelou, Frederick Douglass, and Benjamin Franklin. Edward Elgar will publish his book on teaching political theory in September 2022. Click here for his CV.

Courses Taught:

Introduction to Politics Global Justice Introduction to Political Philosophy*
Introduction to Political Philosophy The Enlightenment and its Critics Modern Political Thought*
American Political Thought Human Nature after Darwin Contemporary Political Thought*
Political Theory in Popular Culture (Marvel Universe) What is College For? Honors: Contemporary Social and Political Thought



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