Wilson Center Experts

Irina Victorivna Nemchenko

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Associate Professor, Odessa State University
Wilson Center Project(s):
History of English Political Thought of the First Half and Middle of the 17th Century

Project Summary

Examines conflicting theories on sovereignty, the divine right of kinds and the genesis of modern parliamentary democracy. Traces Hobbes’s political ideas in mid-17th century political thought, comparing them against royalist political authors.