Thomas Hopkins

Person

Affiliation Expiration31/08/2012
Further information on the affiliationThe Research Project Europe 1815-1914, Department of World Cultures, Faculty of Arts

Curriculum Vitae

Thomas Hopkins read History at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge as an undergraduate, before moving to Christ's College, Cambridge to study for the MPhil in Political Thought and Intelletual History. He has recently completed  a University of Cambridge PhD thesis on the work of the political economists, Jean-Baptiste Say and J.-C.-L. Simonde de Sismondi, in relation to the politics and political economy of Europe in the aftermath of the French Revolution, under the supervision of Prof. Gareth Stedman Jones. For the Research Project Europe 1815-1914, he will be pursuing his interests in the history of social, economic and political theory into the mid-nineteenth century, looking in particular at French perspectives on the idea of 'industrial society'.

Latest publications

  1. Pierre-Louis Roederer, Adam Smith and the Problem of Inequality

    Hopkins, T. May 2014 Money and Political Economy in the Enlightenment. Carey, D. (ed.). University of Oxford, Voltaire Foundation, Vol. 2014/05

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

  2. Evert Schoorl: Jean-Baptiste Say: Revolutionary, Entrepreneur, Economist. [Book review]

    Hopkins, T. 1 Oct 2013 In : European Journal of the History of Economic Thought. 20, 5, p. 854-857 4 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  3. Adam Smith on American Economic Development and the Future of the European Atlantic Empires

    Hopkins, T. 2013 The Political Economy of Empire in the Early Modern World. Reinert, S. & Røge, P. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series)

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

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Latest activities

  1. Paradoxes of Peace in Nineteenth Century Europe

    Hopkins, T. (Speaker: Presenter)
    15 Nov 201016 Nov 2010

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. What Past for What Future? What History for What Europe?

    Hopkins, T. (Attendee)
    25 Oct 201026 Oct 2010

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. 'Historiography and the historicist modernity of nineteenth-century Europe'

    Hopkins, T. (Member of organizing committee)
    18 Oct 20107 Dec 2010

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Cambridge

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