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Professor James Connelly

Professor of Political Theory

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • School of Law and Politics

Summary

James Connelly moved to the University of Hull in 2006, after having taught at the University of Southampton and Southampton Solent University. He teaches political theory, contemporary political philosophy, environmental politics, and electoral systems. James also writes and researches on the political philosophy of R G Collingwood and other British idealists, the philosophy of history, and environmental ethics and politics.

Undergraduate

Undergraduate - Politics and Philosophy of the Environment - Contemporary Political Philosophy - History of Political Thought - Philosophy, History and Ideology - Electoral and Voting Systems

Book Chapter

Environmental NGOs: pushing for leadership

Connelly, J., & Wurzel, R. (2016). Environmental NGOs: pushing for leadership. In R. K. Wurzel, J. Connelly, & D. Liefferink (Eds.), The European Union in International Climate Change Politics: Still Taking a Lead?, 221-236. Routledge

Introduction: European Union climate leadership

Connelly, J., Wurzel, R. K., & Liefferink, D. (2016). Introduction: European Union climate leadership. In The European Union in International Climate Change Politics: Still Taking a Lead?, 3-19. Taylor & Francis (Routledge). https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315627199

Journal Article

Reasoning through Crisis: Crisis, Incommensurability and Belief

Connelly, J. (2019). Reasoning through Crisis: Crisis, Incommensurability and Belief. Revue Française de Civilisation Britannique, 21(2), https://doi.org/10.4000/rfcb.1069

Italian triangulations : R.G. Collingwood and his Italian colleagues

Connelly, J. (2016). Italian triangulations : R.G. Collingwood and his Italian colleagues. Journal of the Philosophy of History, 10(2), 305-324. https://doi.org/10.1163/18722636-12341331

Language, aesthetics and emotions in the work of the British idealists

Tyler, C., & Connelly, J. (2018). Language, aesthetics and emotions in the work of the British idealists. British Journal for the History of Philosophy, 26(4), 643-659. doi:10.1080/09608788.2018.1475344

Postgraduate supervision

James welcomes enquiries from prospective PhD students interested in working in - political philosophy - voting and electoral systems - British idealism - environmental politics and ethics - military ethics Completed PhDs Corinne Wales, 2000; Sarah Wixey, 2001; Deborah Blackman, 2002; Stephen Lake, 2004; Nick Rayner, 2005; Simon Lacey, 2006; Andrew Mayers, 2007; Mark Farwell, 2009; Eylem Atakav, 2009; Ashley Roden Bow, 2012; Dominic Welburn, 2012; Sean Magee, 2012; Adrian Paylor, 2013; Paul Fagan, 2015; James Rogers, 2017; Jonathan Flint 2017; Achara Banjongprasert 2017. MPhil completions: Jonathan Gordon, 2004; Julian Roche, 2017.