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Kenneth Andrew Andres Leonardo received his Ph.D. in political science and M.A. in politics from Claremont Graduate University, and B.A. in political science, international relations (area concentration: Europe), economics (minor) from Bucknell University. While working on his dissertation, he was a visiting student associate member of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. His research and teaching interests include the history of political thought (Western and non-Western), comparative political thought, American political development, citizenship, and revolution. Currently, he is working on research projects exploring the political philosophy of Aristotle, regime change, and the influence of classical political thought on José Rizal. 

Recent Courses Taught

Introduction to Political Theory

Research Interests

Comparative political thought, American political development, citizenship, revolution

Professional Affiliations

New York Southeast Asia Network
Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy
The Association for Political Theory
Society for Ancient Greek Philosophy

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Educational Background

Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University
M.A., Claremont Graduate University
B.A., Bucknell University

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