Julie Novkov

John G. Gunnell, PhD

Professor Emeritus
Specialization: Political Theory

Curriculum Vitae

About Professor Gunnell

John G. Gunnell, Distinguished Professor of Political Science, specializes in Political Theory with particular emphases on the philosophy of social science, the history of political science, and the history of political theory. Recent work includes The Descent of Political Theory: The Genealogy of an American Vocation (1993); The Orders of Discourse: Philosophy, Social Science, and Politics (1998); Imagining the American Polity: Political Science and the Discourse of Democracy (2004); Political Theory and Social Science: Cutting Against the Grain (2011). He is currently an affiliated faculty member and research associate at the University of California, Davis.