David Moreno Guinea holds a B.A. in Political Science from ITAM, a B.A. and an M.A. in Classics from UNAM, and an M.A. and a Ph.D. in Political Philosophy from the University of Dallas. At ITAM he has taught courses on the history of Political and Social Ideas and Institutions, of Problems of Contemporary Civilization, Classical Political Theory, and Political Philosophy and Tyranny. His academic work is centered on the nexus between political philosophy and the concept of tyranny in Xenophon, Plato, Aristotle and Machiavelli, and on Leo Strauss’s critical reading of them.
Topics of Interest
- Political philosophy and the concept of tyranny (Xenophon, Plato, Machiavelli, Hobbes)
- Leo Strauss
- Carl Schmitt