Comparative European politics & European integration; territorial politics & federalism, nationalism & the management of nationality issues; public policy; approaches & methods in the social sciences.
Professor Paul Whiteley FBA
About this Fellow
My research interests involve examining the nature & significance of political participation, particularly electoral participation, & also in understanding the causes & effects of public opinion on politics.
- Professor of Government, University of Essex
Politics in the Middle East, particularly in Iraq & Egypt; Islamic political thought; the relationship between art & power in the Middle East.
Political theory: theories of law and the state, pluralism, toleration, republicanism, global justice, secularism and religion
Moral and political philosophy; philosophy of mind; metaphysics