Visit Dates: 2019-20
Pázmány Pétér Catholic University in Budapest
- Political philosophy
- Historical philosophy
Máté Botos of Pázmány Pétér Catholic University in Budapest recently completed a term as Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. A historian of political and economic thought, Prof. Botos earned his PhD in political science from Eötvös Loránd University after several years at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris. During the month of June, Botos worked on the historiographical approaches of Hungarian-born John Lukacs and Russell Kirk as well as the reception of Russell Kirk's political and historical philosophy.