- Political Theory
Professor Alan Patten has research and teaching interests in both the history of political thought and contemporary political philosophy. He is the author of Hegel's Idea of Freedom (Oxford, 1999), co-editor of Language Rights and Political Theory (Oxford, 2003), and author of a number of journal articles in journals such as History of Political Thought, Political Theory, Ethics, Journal of Political Philosophy and Philosophy & Public Affairs. He is currently completing a book entitled Equal Recognition: The Moral Foundations of Minority Cultural Rights. Since January 2010, Professor Patten has been the Editor of Philosophy & Public Affairs.
D. Phil. Oxford