PhD Candidate Profile

Email Address

jonas.schwab.pflug@utoronto.ca

Major

Political Theory

Minor

Comparative Politics

Supervisor(s)

Clifford Orwin

Schwab-Pflug, Jonas

Dissertation:

The Problem of Political Authority in the Philosophy of Plato and Hegel

Biography

Jonas completed his B.A. (in 2007) and M.A. (in 2009) at Carleton University.

Research Interests

Classical Political Philosophy, German Idealism, Early Modern Philosophy, Rhetoric and Political Authority

Previous Degrees

B.A., M.A.

Teaching Experience

Pol200: Visions of the Good/Just Society; Pol381: Topics in Political Theory – Politics and the Idea of History