International Politics
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International Politics

Thomas Hooper

MPhil/PhD Student

Department of International Politics


Thesis title: A Genealogy of International Ethics and Conflict

Supervisor: Dr Aggie Hirst

Overview and research interests

Tom's research explores methodological considerations regarding the nature and application of genealogy, building to a genealogical examination of International Ethics and conflict.

Tom earned a BA Hons (2:1) in International Relations with History and an MA (Distinction) in International Relations at Nottingham Trent University

Research interests:

  • The relationship between post-positivist theory, ethics and the study of conflict
  • The changing nature of conflict and violence.