Ingrid Creppell

Ingrid Creppell

Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
Monroe 420
Phone: 202-994-4106
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

Identity, theories of enmity and conflict, origins of toleration and liberalism, early modern and modern political thought.

Professor Creppell's teaching and research interests range from ancient to contemporary works in the history of political theory, and interdisciplinary studies of politics and ethics. She is currently working on constructions of the enemy idea as a conceptual, normative and historical phenomenon, and in particular motivations for war in American history. 



She is the author of Toleration and Identity: Foundations in Early Modern Thought (Routledge, 2003); co-editor ofMorality, Governance and Social Institutions: Reflections on Russell Hardin (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018), and co-editor of Toleration on Trial (Lexington Books, 2008). Her articles have appeared in International TheoryPolitical TheoryRes Publica, Archives Europeenes de Sociologie, among others.

Office Hours

Monday 10am - 12pm, and by appointment.