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Allen Grossman Instructorship, Expository Writing Program, Johns Hopkins University, 2009
Joel Stewart Ish Doctoral Fellowship, Department of Political Science, Johns Hopkins University, 2008
Wolfgang and Astrid Kraus Endowment Fellowship, George Washington University, 2003
Nineteenth-Century Individualism and the Market Economy: Individualist Themes in Emerson, Thoreau & Sumner (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)
Michael Oakeshott and the Conversation of Modern Political Thought (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2015)
. “Singing Oneself or Living Deliberately: Whitman and Thoreau on Individuality and Democracy,” Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society (forthcoming)
“Federalism, Devolution, and Liberty,” American Political Thought 6 (1) (Winter
“Rationalism in Law: Constitutional Originalism and the ‘Sovereignty of Technique,’” Collingwood and British Idealism Studies 22 (2) (2016): 319-349.
“Thoreau and the Politics of Ordinary Actions,” Political Theory 44 (4) (August 2016): 470-495.
Ph.D. The Johns Hopkins University
M.A. George Washington University
B.A. James Madison University