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Dr Nicholas Cole
MA MPhil DPhil Oxf

Offices:

Senior Research Fellow, Pembroke College
Member, Faculty of Classics

Address:

Pembroke College
St Aldates
Oxford
OX1 1DW

Email: nicholas.cole@history.ox.ac.uk

Dr Nicholas Cole

Profile:

Nicholas Cole researches the history of political thought, with a particular interest on the development of modern democratic and republican institutions and the ways in which thinkers between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries engaged with the history and thought of the ancient world while they re-imagined modern societies. He is currently working on a history of executive power, and a digital project relating to the 1787 Constitutional Convention in America.

Research Keywords:

History of Political Thought, Classical Reception, American History, Cicero.

Selected Publications:

Thomas Jefferson, the Classical World, and Early America, Onuf & Cole (eds.), (Charlottesville, University of Virginia Press 2011).