Professor Carole Pateman FBA
About this Fellow
Political theory; democratic theory, early modern theories of an original contract and contemporary contract theory, feminist theory, critical race theory, citizenship and the welfare state.
- Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles; Honorary Professor, Cardiff University
The comparative study of welfare state politics and policy, with special emphasis on medical care and pension issues in North America and Western Europe
International Relations theory; historiography; Realism and English school thinking; intervention into civil wars; the balance of power; the historical evolution of the international society
Theories of asymmetrical interdependence and international cooperation; transnational relations; the role of multilateral institutions in world politics; accountability and legitimacy in global governance; qualitative research methods
Varieties of capitalism; political economy of macroeconomics; advanced capitalism and democratic politics; political economy of crime, punishment and inequality