Brandon Turner

Brandon Turner
  • Discipline: Political Science
  • Organization: Clemson University

Brandon Turner (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008) is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Clemson University.  His research focuses on early modern Anglophonic political thought, particularly the history of liberalism and commercial society.  His work appears in The Review of Politics, Polity, Political Theory, and elsewhere, and he is currently finishing manuscripts titled Antagonism in the Liberal Tradition and Classical Liberalism: A Short History.  He is currently on leave from Clemson for the 2012-13 academic year, during which he is serving as Visiting Fellow in the Political Theory Institute (School of Public Affairs) at American University.