Jan-Werner Müller

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Jan-Werner Müller is a Professor of Politics at Princeton University, where he also directs the Project in the History of Political Thought. He has been a visiting fellow at the Collegium Budapest Institute of Advanced Study, the Remarque Institute, NYU, the Center for European Studies, Harvard, and the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute, Florence. He is the author of Contesting Democracy: Political Ideas in Twentieth-Century Europe (Yale,2011), Constitutional Patriotism (Princeton, 2007), A Dangerous Mind: Carl Schmitt in Post-War European Thought (Yale, 2003), and Another Country: German Intellectuals, Unification and National Identity (Yale, 2000); he is also the editor of Memory and Power in Post-War Europe: Studies in the Presence of the Past, (Cambridge, 2002) and German Ideologies since 1945: Studies in the Political Thought and Culture of the Bonn Republic (Palgrave, 2003). He contributes to The Guardian, the London Review of Books, Dissent, DIE ZEIT, Sueddeutsche Zeitung and Neue Zuercher Zeitung.

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