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Jorg Spieker

Lecturer in Political Theory

MA (SOAS)

MRes/PhD  (KCL)

About Jorg Spieker

Research interests

  • Demography and security
  • War in social and political thought
  • Theories of international relations

  • Liberal political thought and practice

Articles

  • ‘Hayek and the Reinvention of Liberal Internationalism’, International History Review, forthcoming 2014.
  • ‘The Open Society Must Be Defended: Foucault, Hayek and the Problem of Biopolitical Order’, Economy and Society. Vol. 42, No. 2 (2013), pp. 304-321.
  • ‘Foucault and Hobbes on Politics, Security and War’, Alternatives: Global, Local, Political, Vol. 36, No. 3 (August 2011), pp.187-199.
  • ‘Hobbes, War, Movement’ (with L. Ansems de Vries), Global Society, Vol. 23, No.4 (2009), pp. 453-474. Republished in N. Kiersey and D. Stokes (eds.) Foucault and International Relations (London: Routledge, 2010).

Encyclopaedic Entries

  • ‘Hayek, Friedrich August von’, in Michael Gibbons (ed.) The Encyclopaedia of Political Thought (Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming 2014).
  • ‘International Relations Theory’, in Michael Gibbons (ed.) The Encyclopaedia of Political Thought (Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming 2014).

Teaching

  • Political Transformations (undergraduate)
  • War and Modern Society (undergraduate)
  • Political Sociology (postgraduate)
  • War, Politics and Society (postgraduate)

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7631 6664

Email: j.spieker@bbk.ac.uk

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