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Bronner, Stephen Eric

Stephen Eric Bronner
Professor II
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Office: Hickman Hall - 306
Phone: (848) 932-9283 Ext: 9327
Education and Background
B.A. from City College of New York in l97l, spent a year at the University of Tubingen on a Fulbright-Hays Fellowship in 1973, and was awarded his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1975.
Political Theory
 His other interests range from the ideologies if mass movements to existentialism, philosophical idealism, modern political history and critical theory.
A former Chair of the Caucus for a New Political Science, he edited the book series titled Interventions for Westview Press and he is now editing another series, Polemics, for Rowman & Littlefield.

Professor Bronner is the senior editor of Logos: A Journal of Modern Society and Culture and he serves on the editorial board of five journals, both here and in Europe.

His articles have appeared in Political Theory, New Politics, Social Research, Telos, along with various other journals. Concerned with the relation between politics and culture, Professor Bronner has authored the novel, A Beggar's Tales (1978).

Professor Bronner has edited Planetary Politics: Human Rights, Terror, and Global Society (2005), The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg (2nd Edition: 1993), and Socialism in History: Political Essays of Henry Patcher (1984), and he is the co-editor of Vienna: The World of Yesterday 1889-1914 (1997), Passion and Rebellion: The Expressionist Heritage (2nd Edition, 1988), and Critical Theory and Society (1989). Winner of the Michael Harrington Award for Moments of Decision: Political History and the Crises of Radicalism (1992), his other books include: Leon Blum: A Popular Biography (1986); Rosa Luxemburg: A Revolutionary for Our Times (3rd Printing: 1997); Camus: Portrait of a Moralist (1999); Ideas in Action: Political Tradition in the Twentieth Century (1999); A Rumor About the Jews: Reflections on Anti-Semitism and the Protocols of the Learned Elders of Zion (2000); Socialism Unbound (2nd Edition, 2001). Imagining the Possible: Radical Politics for Conservative Times and of Critical Theory and Its Theorists, in its second edition, will appear in 2002.

His most recent works include Reclaiming the Enlightenment: Toward a Politics of Radical Engagement (2004) and Blood in the Sand: Imperial Fantasies, Right-Wing Ambitions, and the Erosion of American Democracy (2005). The writings of Professor Bronner have been translated into more than a half dozen languages.



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