University of Wisconsin–Madison

Laurence Dickey

Emeritus Professor

laurencedickey@gmail.com

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)


Biography

My specializations are Intellectual and social, political theory (esp. Germany & Britain). My Research and Teaching Interests include European intellectual, social, and political theory (esp. Germany & Britain). Current Research: The “Protestant Ethic” and the theories of “Civil Society.”

Education

Ph.D., University of California – Berkeley
M.A., University of California – Berkeley
B.A., University of California – Berkeley

Selected Publications

  • Hegel: Religion, Economics, and the Politics of the Spirit, (Cambridge University Press, 1987; paperback ed., 1989).

History Courses Taught

  • History 200 – Historical Studies
  • History 208 – Foundations of Western Religious and Intellectual History
  • History 223 – Explorations in European History
  • History 512 – European Cultural History 1610-1815
  • History 513 – European Cultural History 1815-1870
  • History 514 – European Cultural History since 1870
  • History 572 – Studies in European History
  • History 600 – History and the Crisis of Christianity in the 20th Century
  • History 600 – Modern Critiques of Religion
  • History 600 – The Historical Jesus
  • History 680/690 – Honors Thesis Coloquium
  • History 703 – History and Theory