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Jason Blakely

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Social Science Division, Seaver College
APC 244

Biography

Jason Blakely is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Pepperdine University. He is the author of Alasdair MacIntyre, Charles Taylor, and the Demise of Naturalism (University of Notre Dame Press, 2016) and Interpretive Social Science: An Anti-Naturalist Approach (with Mark Bevir, forthcoming Oxford University Press, 2018). He has written on politics in academic journals like The Review of Politics, Theory & Event, Political Studies, Polity, and Interpretation, as well as in popular venues like The Atlantic, America Magazine, and The Washington Post.

For a current CV and list of publications please see his Academia.edu page.

Education

  • PhD Political Science, University of California, Berkeley 2013
  • MA Political Science, University of California, Berkeley 2007
  • BA Political Science and Philosophy (correlate), Vassar College, 2003

Topics

  • Political Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Social Science
  • History of Political Thought
  • Ethics