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Political Science Faculty - Vicki Hsueh

Vicki Hsueh
Associate Professor


Contact Information

Phone: (360) 650-2649
Office: AH 405


M.A., Ph.D., Political Science, John Hopkins University

B.A., Philosophy and Political Science, Williams College

Research Interests

  • Political Theory
  • History of Political Thought
  • Race and Ethnicity
  • Colonialism and Post-Colonialism

Selected Publications


  • Hybrid Constitutions: Making and Unmaking Power  and Privilege in Colonial America, Duke University  Press (2010).

Book Chapters

  • "Under Negotiation: Empowering Treaty Constitutionalism," forthcoming in Colonialism and Its Legacies, edited by Iris Marion Young and Jacob Levy.


  • "Unsettling Colonies: Locke, 'Atlantis,' and New World Knowledges," History of Political Thought. 2008 (29).
  • "Cultivating and Challenging the Common: Lockean Property, Indigenous Traditionalisms, and the Problem of Exclusion," Contemporary Political Theory. 2006 (5): 193-214.
  • "Giving Orders: Theory and Practice in the Fundamental Constitutions of Carolina," Journal of the History of Ideas, 2002: 425-446.