#30399 Overall Influence

Jack Knight

American academic


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Jack Knight is a political scientist and legal theorist. His academic contributions are about political, social, and law theory. He is currently a professor of law, politics, philosophy and economics at Duke University School of Law and at the Duke's Trinity College of Arts and Sciences. He is the author of several books such as Institutions and Social Conflict , Explaining Social Institutions , and The Choices Justices Make with which he won the American Political Science Association C. Herman Prichett Award. He has also written plenty of journal articles and edited volumes about democratic theory, rules of law, judicial decision-making, and theories of institutional emergence and change. He has collaborated as a professor and researcher in universities at Washington, Chicago, Michigan, Virginia, Copenhagen, NYU, and Bonn.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

University of Michigan

Public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Public research university in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

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How’s this person influential?
#1627 World Rank
Political Science