Loyola University Chicago

Department of Political Science


John Danford

Title/s:  Professor Emeritus

Specialty Area: Political Theory



Professor Danford's teaching and research interests include political theory (ancient, modern, and contemporary), and philosophy of science and social science. He is author of Wittgenstein and Political Philosophy, David Hume and the Problem of Reason, and Roots of Freedom: A Primer on Modern Liberty. He has published articles in American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, and Political Research Quarterly.


PhD, Yale University, 1976