Samuel Goldman

Samuel Goldman

Title:
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Office:
Monroe 476
Email:
swgoldman@gwu.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political theory, religion and politics, political theology, and history of conservative political thought.

Background

Professor Goldman’s teaching interests range from ancient republicanism to early-modern debates about church and state to contemporary democratic theory. His research centers the religious sources of political norms and values.

Current Research

Prof. Goldman is completing a book about Christian Zionism in American political thought. 

Education

Ph.D., Harvard University, 2010

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Publications

Professor Goldman has published in The American Conservative, The New Criterion, and Maximumrocknroll, as well as others.

Dissertation:

The Shadow of God: Strauss, Jacobi, and the Theologico-Political Problem.

Office Hours

T 4:00pm-6:00pm

Classes Taught

Professor Goldman leads the Politics & Values Program, a Living & Learning Community for outstanding first year students.