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About Kyriakos N. Demetriou

As an intellectual historian, Kyriakos N. Demetriou specializes in the history of classical reception, with emphasis on eighteenth and nineteenth-century Platonic tradition and the history of Greek historiography. His teaching is mainly focussed on the history of political thought (ancient and modern), political ideologies and the interpretative approaches in political theory.
DPhil University College London (1993)
MA University of York (1989)
Executive Editor of "POLIS" (since 2002): The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought (Peer reviewed)
BRILL Academic Publishers' Series Overseeing Editor, "BRILL's Companions to Classical Reception",
and member of the Editorial Board of Brill's Series "Metaforms"
Member of the International Advisory Board of "Innovation", The European Journal of Social Science Research
Formerly member of the Standing Committee for the Humanities, European Science Foundation
Research Interests:
History of Classical Reception, History of Ancient Historiography, Ancient Political Thought, British Utilitarianism, Democracy and Political Participation


Present Department of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cyprus, University of Cyprus
Present Professor, University of Cyprus

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Contact Information

Department of Social and Political Science,
University of Cyprus
P.O. Box 20537
1678 Nicosia, CYPRUS

Books (7)

Articles (10)

Announcements (3)

Academic Parerga (1)

Hobbies (1)

Reviews of my Ashgate Variorum Collection (1)

Polis, The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought (1)

Companions To Classical Reception Series by Brill, Call (1)