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Alexander Blanchard

 Alexander Blanchard

Alexander Blanchard, PhD Candidate, School of Politics and International Relations

Supervisor: Professor Kimberly Hutchings

Email: a.blanchard@qmul.ac.uk

Education/Professional Qualifications

BA Joint Honours in Philosophy and Political Science at the University of Birmingham

MA in Social and Political Theory at the University of Birmingham

Doctoral candidate at Queen Mary, University of London

Work Experience

Educational Development for Middle East based charity; Political Consultancy and Research; Tutoring and Teaching.

Research Interests

The history and ethics of political violence, war and terrorism; questions of political judgement and responsibility; power; contemporary political thought including the work of Hannah Arendt and Michel Foucault.

Research Topic

A History of the Concept of Violence: Early Modern Ramifications for Contemporary Thought.

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