Matthews, Richard K.

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Distinguished University Professor
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1981


Political philosophy with specialization in ideologies and early American thought


Rick Matthews has just published the 5th, update edition, of his co-authored text THE PHILOSOPHIC ROOTS OF MODERN IDEOLOGY: LIBERALISM, CONSERVATISM, MARXISM, FASCISM, NAZISM, ISLAMISM, AND FEMINISM (Sloan Publishing, 2018.) Those of you who have taken POLS 100 will notice the new chapter on Feminism and a new section on Donald Trump. To read a portion of the section on President Trump click here.


Curriculum Vitae

Below click on CV to read chapter 7 of the 5th, update edition of the book.

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