Sandy McKinley


Dr. McKinley teaches Modern European and Latin American history. His research is in the history of ideas, with a special focus on the political theory of revolutionary movements.

He has published a book of the relationship between fin-de-siecle anarchists and the French Revolution.

Education and Training

  • PhD, Brandeis University
  • MA, Brandeis University
  • BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Courses Taught

Capstone Research Experience
Historical Methods
Senior Seminar on European Revolutions
The French Revolution in History and Literature
Romanticism in History and Literature
Life, Liberty, and Leviathan: The Theory and Politics of Natural Rights
Books and Barricades: European Revolutionary Political Theory
The Spanish Republic, Civil War, and Franco
HIST-315A OVS "Modern France" (Study Abroad)
Europe from 1649-1815
Europe from 1815-1914
Twentieth Century World
Modern European History
Colonial Latin America
Modern Latin America
Modern Latin America (Study Abroad)
World Civilization Since 1300
History Matters: The French Revolution
History Matters: Role-Playing Europe History


Sandy McKinley

Ambrose Hall 222A
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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