Hudson Meadwell

Associate Professor

PhD, Duke University

hudson.meadwell [at] mcgill.ca

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Research Interests

  • Nations and Nationalism
  • European Politics
  • European Political Development
  • Comparative Political Theory
  • Political Methodology
  • Philosophy of Social Science

 

Selected Publications

“The Rationalist Puzzle of War, Quality and Quantity” Online First April 2015 https://www.mcgill.ca/politicalscience/files/politicalscience/rationalistpuzzle_of_war-1.pdf

“Philosophic History and Common Culture in Gellner’s Theory of Nationalism”, Nations and Nationalism 21 (2015), pp. 270-288. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nana.12082/pdf

“Gellner Redux?” Nations and Nationalism 20 (2014), pp. 18-36. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nana.12029/pdf

“Nationalism chez Gellner”, Nations and Nationalism 18 (2012), pp. 563-582. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1469-8129.2012.00544.x/pdf

“Spatial Models of Secession-Proofness and Equilibrium Size”, Quality and Quantity 45 (2011), pp. 641-652. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11135-010-9372-2

“Explanations Without Causes and Causes Without Reasons”, Social Science Information 49 (2010), pp. 539-562. http://ssi.sagepub.com/content/49/4/539.full.pdf+html

“The Political Dynamics of Secession and Institutional Accommodation”, Regional and Federal Studies 19 (2010), pp. 221-235.Reprinted in Jan Erk and Lawrence M. Anderson, The Paradox of Federalism. Does Self-Rule Accommodate or Exacerbate Ethnic Divisions? (New York: Routledge, 2012). http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/13597560902753446#.VWOvEKbyonI

“Strategy and Sequence in the Secession of the American South”, Theory and Society 37 (2008), pp. 199-227. (Co-authored with Lawrence Anderson). http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11186-007-9047-8

“Institutions and Political Rationality” in André Lecours ed. New Institutionalism: Theory and Practice” (University of Toronto Press, 2005) pp. 80-97.