SOAS University of London

Department of Politics and International Studies

Kerem Nisancioglu

PhD International Relations (University of Sussex)
  • Overview
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  • Research
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Overview

Kerem Nisancioglu
Department of Politics and International Studies

Programme Convenor - MSc International Politics (Term 1)

London Middle East Institute (LMEI)

Member

Name:
Dr Kerem Nisancioglu
Email address:
Telephone:
+44(0) 20 7898 4728
Address:
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
252
Academic Support Hours:
Wednesdays 1-3pm
On Sabbatical:
Terms 2 & 3, 2018/19

Biography

Kerem Nisancioglu is a Lecturer in International Relations. Before this he was Visiting Lecturer in International Relations at the University of Westminster and Adjunct Lecturer at Richmond University. He received his PhD in International Relations from the University of Sussex in 2014.

Kerem’s research focuses on Eurocentrism in international relations, and how this Eurocentrism can be subverted in both theory and history. In particular, his research has explored the ways in which non-European societies have been constitutive of European social relations in the early modern period. His current research seeks to uncover the international origins of whiteness as a form of social control. Kerem also blogs at The Disorder of Things.

Teaching

Research

Eurocentrism; international historical sociology; World History; historical materialism; postcolonialism; critical race theory; the Ottoman Empire; the Middle East

Publications

Authored Books

Anievas, Alexander and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2015) How The West Came to Rule: The Geopolitical Origins of Capitalism. London: Pluto Press.

Articles

Anievas, Alexander and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2018) 'Lineages of Capital'. Historical Materialism, (26) 3. [Forthcoming]

Anievas, Alexander and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2017) 'Limits of the Universal: The Promises and Pitfalls of Postcolonial Theory and Its Critique'. Historical Materialism, (25) 3, pp 36-75.

Anievas, Alexander and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2017) 'How Did the West Usurp the Rest? Origins of the Great Divergence over the Longue Durée'. Comparative Studies in Society and History, (59) 1, pp 34-67.

Anievas, Alexander and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2017) 'Why Europe? Anti-Eurocentric Theory, History, and the Rise of Capitalism'. Spectrum: Journal of Global Studies, (8) 1, pp 70-98.

Nisancioglu, Kerem and Pal, Maïa (2016) 'Counter-Conduct in the University Factory: Locating the Occupy Sussex Campaign'. Global Society, (30) 2, pp 279-300.

Nisancioglu, Kerem (2014) 'The Ottoman Origins of Capitalism: Uneven and Combined Development and Eurocentrism'. Review of International Studies, (40) 2, pp 325-347.

Anievas, Alexander and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2013) 'What’s at Stake in the Transition Debate? Rethinking the Origins of Capitalism and the “Rise of the West"'. Millennium: Journal of International Studies, (42) 1, pp 78-102.

Edited Books or Journals

Bhambra, Gurminder K. and Nisancioglu, Kerem and Gebrial, Dalia, (eds.), (2018) Decolonising the University. London: Pluto Press.

Book Chapters

Bhambra, Gurminder K. and Gebrial, Dalia and Nisancioglu, Kerem (2018) ''Introduction'. Decolonising the University'. In: Bhambra, Gurminder K. and Nisancioglu, Kerem and Gebrial, Dalia, (eds.), Decolonising the University. London: Pluto Press.

Nisancioglu, Kerem (2016) 'Combination as foreign policy: the International Origins of the Ottoman Empire'. In: Anievas, Alexander and Matin, Kamran, (eds.), Historical Sociology and World History: Uneven and Combined Development over the Longue Durée. London: Roman & Littlefield, pp 73-92.

Book Reviews

Nişancıoğlu, Kerem (2014) 'Review of Peter Gran, "The Rise of the Rich: A New View of Modern World History"'. International Journal of Turkish Studies, (20) 1 & 2.

 

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