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Ramona Grey

Chair & Co-coordinator of the Grad Program
Liberal Arts 352 406-243-5202
Office Hours:

Spring 2014

MWF 10am-11am or by appt.

Current Position

Political Science Department Chair


PSCI 250E Introduction to Political Theory

PSCI 352 American Political Thought

PSCI 354 Contemporary Political Theory

PSCI 451E Ancient & Medieval Poltical Theory

PSCI 453E Modern Political Theory

PSCI 452 Utopianism & Its Critics

PSCI 550 Political Theory Graduate Seminar


B.A. California State University, Sacramento 1985

M.A. California State University, Sacramento 1986

Ph.D., University of California, Riverside 1991


UM Distinguished Teaching Award, 2004

Field of Study

Political Theory

Selected Publications

Political Theory and the Human Predicament: An Introduction to Major Political Thinkers, San Diego: Cognella Inc., 2014.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935),” The International Encyclopedia of Political Science, edited by Geoffrey Garrett, Margaret Levi, Paula D.  McClain, James E. Alt, and Simone Chambers, Washington D.C.: Congressional Quarterly Press, 2011, vol. 1, p. 673.

“George Orwell (1903-1950),” The International Encyclopedia of Political Science,  edited by Geoffrey Garrett, Margaret Levi, Paula D. McClain, James E.  Alt, and Simone Chambers, Congressional Quarterly Press, 2011, vol. 4, pp.1161-1162.  

(Co-authored with T.L. Putterman) “The Fiddler’s Prerogative: Politics and the Purpose of Art,” Antioch Review, vol. 60, no 2, Spring 2002: 250-266.

"Modern Liberalism & Despair: The Pilgrimage of Joseph Wood Krutch, American Studies, vol. 35, no. 1, 1997: 81-95.


  A Political Theory Primer: The Search for Standards

Research Interests

Utopianism, Politics & Art

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