Navid Hassanzadeh

Assistant Professor


Contact Info

LA 3241


Ph.D., Georgetown University

Areas of Expertise

Comparative Political Theory
History of Political Thought
Social Theory
Comparative Politics of the Middle East

Selected Publications

"Communication, Context, and Narrative: Habermas and Contemporary Realist Thought," Theoria: A Journal of Social and Political Theory 68, no. 1 (2021): 31-59.

"Realism and its Limitations for Ibn Khaldūn," The Journal of North African Studies 25, no. 4 (2020): 523-544.

"Machiavelli and the Virtues of Pessimism," Philosophy and Social Criticism 46, no. 2 (2020): 203-223.

"Race, Internationalism, and Comparative Political Theory," Polity 50, no. 4 (2018): 519-546.

"On the Question of Authority in the Arab Spring," European Journal of Political Theory 16, no. 3 (2017): 324-344.

"Post-Nationalism and Western Modernity: Beyond the Limits of the 'European-Wide Public Sphere,'" Constellations: An International Journal of Critical and Democratic Theory 22, no. 3 (2015): 435-446.

"The Canon and Comparative Political Thought," Journal of International Political Theory 11, no. 2 (2015): 184-202.