Emeritus Professor George Crowder

Emeritus Professor

College of Business, Government and Law

place Law & Commerce
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

George Crowder is an internationally recognised authority on the work of the eminent British political philosopher, Isaiah Berlin, and on the concept of value pluralism and its political implications. His books include Classical Anarchism (1991), Liberalism and Value Pluralism (2002), Isaiah Berlin: Liberty and Pluralism (2004), The One and the Many: Reading Isaiah Berlin (co-edited with Henry Hardy, 2007), and Theories of Multiculturalism: An Introduction (2013). His most recent book is The Problem of Value Pluralism: Isaiah Berlin and Beyond (New York and London:Routledge 2020).

Qualifications
  • LL.B. (Hons) Law, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ (1977)
  • NZ Law Professionals (1978)
  • B.A. (Hons) Politics, VUW (1981)
  • D. Phil., Politics, Oxford (1988)
Honours, awards and grants

Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (FASSA)

Higher degree by research supervision
Completion
Principal supervisor: Multiculturalism (2), Modern civilisations (1)
Associate supervisor: Political accommodation of difference (1), International relations theory (1), Indigenous politics in Australia (1)