Jed W. Atkins
Assistant Professor of Classical Studies
MW 3:00-4:00 PM
Cicero; Greek, Roman, and early Christian political and moral philosophy; history of political thought
Education & Training:
Ph.D., University of Cambridge (UK) 2009
M.Phil., University of Cambridge (UK) 2005
B.A., Bowdoin College 2004
Atkins, JW. ""Ethics and the Orator: The Ciceronian Tradition of Political Morality by Gary A. Remer"." Political Theory (December 22, 2017): 1-6.
Atkins, JW. "Review of Catherine Steel, ed., The Cambridge Companion to Cicero (Cambridge, 2013)." (June 6, 2014).
Atkins, JW, and Atkins, JW. "Cicero's Philosophica (Review of Yelena Baraz, A Written Republic. Cicero's Philosophical Politics)"Cicero’s Philosophica" (Review of Baraz, A Written Republic: Cicero’s Philosophical Politics)." CLASSICAL REVIEW 63.2 (October 2013): 417-419. Full Text
Atkins, JW. "Natural Law and Civil Religion: De legibus, Book II"." Ciceros Staatsphilosophie. Ed. O Hoeffe. 2017. 167-186. (Chapter)
Atkins, JW. "Constitution and Empire in Roman Republican Thought (In preparation)." Rome. Peyking University Press, 2015.
Atkins, JW. "Cicero, Marcus Tullius (106–43 BCE)." The Encyclopedia of Political Thought. Ed. M Gibbons. Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. 489-498.
Atkins, JW. "Cicero on the Relationship between Plato’s Republic and Laws." Ancient Approaches to Plato’s Republic. Ed. A Sheppard. 2013. 15-34. Open Access Copy
Atkins, JW. "Zeno’s Republic, Plato’s Laws, and the Early Development of Stoic Natural Law Theory." Polis: The Journal for Ancient Greek Political Thought 32.1 (May 5, 2015): 166-190. Full Text
Atkins, JW. "A revolutionary doctrine? Cicero's natural right teaching in Mably and Burke." Classical Receptions Journal 6.2 (June 1, 2014): 177-197. Full Text
Atkins, JW. "Euripides’s Orestes and the Concept of Conscience in Greek Philosophy." Journal of the History of Ideas 75.1 (2014): 1-22. Full Text
Atkins, JW. "Cicero on the Relationship between Plato’s Republic and Laws." Ed. A Sheppard. (2013): 15-34. (Academic Article) Open Access Copy
Atkins, JW, and Atkins, JW. "L'argument du De Re Publica et le Songe de ScipionL'argument du De Republica et le Songe de Scipion." Les etudes philosophiques 99.4 (December 2011): 455-469. (Academic Article)