Hanna Pitkin

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office:
552 Barrows Hall
E-mail: no@email.com
Phone:
510 642-4656
Alternate #:
510 642-6323

CURRENT/FUTURE COURSES:

Faculty

Research Interests: 
Political Theory
Degrees: 
Ph.D., UC Berkeley
Personal Statement: 

Professor Pitkin received her Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 1961. She is a political theorist whose diverse interests range from the history of European political thought from ancient to modern times, through ordinary language philosophy and textual analysis, to issues of psychoanalysis and gender in political and social theory. Professor Pitkin’s books include The Concept of Representation (1967), Wittgenstein and Justice (1972, 1984, 1992), and Fortune is a Woman: Gender and Politics in the Thought of Niccolò Machiavelli (1984), in addition to numerous articles and edited volumes. She has just published The Attack of the Blob: Hannah Arendt’s Concept of "the Social."