Benny Bar-Lavi

Research Interests

Intellectual history; longue durée history of ideas; political thought in early modern Europe; early modern Spain and England; Conversos, Moriscos, and the Western Sephardi Diaspora; the reception of Machiavelli and Spinoza; “Judaism” and “Islam” as political concepts

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Arthur Clement

Research Interests

Development of human sciences in the nineteenth century; emergence of the religious sciences in France; relationship between the human sciences and the natural sciences, natural history, morphology, and embryology; social and political contexts of knowledge formation; dialogue between science and religion as part secularism in France

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Laura Cremer

Research Interests

Cultural history, intellectual history, media and information technologies, advertising, propaganda and political art, Germany, the Soviet Union, capitalism and socialism, gender and sexuality

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Timothy Crimmins

Research Interests

US history; US political and intellectual history since 1865; the history of the social sciences, particularly criminology; the history of criminal justice; varieties of American conservatism; US foreign policy

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Oliver Cussen

Research Interests

Old regime France; European imperialism; political economy and the history of capitalism; the Enlightenment; intellectual history; environmental history

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