Zachary Goldsmith

Zachary Goldsmith




Research Interests

Fanaticism and Political Extremism, Political Violence, Ideologies, Radical Political Thought of the Right and Left, Intellectual History, Concept History

Dissertation Title

"An Oppressive Passion": Kant, Burke, Dostoevsky and the Problem of Fanaticism

Dissertation Committee

Aurelian Craiutu (Chair), Russell Hanson, Jeffrey Isaac, Sandra Shapshay (IU Philosophy), John Christian Laursen (UC Irvine)