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About this Fellow

Political Studies Southern Europe Italy Western Europe European Union politics



Current post

  • Regius Professor of Politics, University of Essex

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in Government, University of Essex, 1975 - 1988
  • Senior Lecturer in Government, University of Essex, 1989 - 1992
  • Professor in Government, University of Essex, 1993


Performance Politics 2009


Affluence, Austerity and Electoral Change in Britain 2013


The Political Integration of Ethnic Minorities in Britain 2013


Lawmaking and Cooperation in International Politics: The Idealist Case Re-examined 1986


Losing an Empire, Finding a Role 1990


Political Choice in Britain 2004


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Historical sociology of 20th century Britain; the new middle classes, the changing nature of attachments to locality and place, the relationship between cultural inequalities and social class.

Professor Iain McLean

Public policy; public choice; the history and politics of Union since 1707; fiscal federalism; Scottish, French and American Enlightenment thought; electoral systems and social choice

Professor Vivienne Shue

Chinese politics and society in the 20th and 21st centuries; political economy of development, institutions and practices of the state, local governance, and patterns of state-society interaction

Professor Jonathan Haslam

History of thought in international relations; history of Soviet foreign policy; contemporary history of Chile; biography (E H Carr); origins of the Second World War.