Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: European History and Humanities, Stanford University, 2000
  • M.A. : Liberal Studies "A Great Books Program", St. John's College, 1992
  • A.B.: International Relations, Brown University, 1986


  • European Intellectual and Cultural History
  • The Cultural History of Modern Science
  • European Thought and Culture before 1850
  • The "Scientific Revolution," Enlightenment Science, and Newtonianism
  • Old Regime Society, especially in France and Italy
  • The History of Silicon Valley