Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences

The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology | Lund University


Professor in History of Ideas and Sciences since 1999.


About the research

My main areas of research have been the history of philosophy and the relation between history of ideas and political history. Among publications in English are Ernst Cassirer: The Swedish years (together with Jonas Hansson, 2006) and "Empires: A Neo-Polybian Meditation (in Kurt Almquist & Isabella Thomas eds. Empire and the Future World Order, 2005).


Books (7)
Editorships (7)
Articles (1)
Book chapters (3)
Prefaces (2)
Reviews (5)
Articles in specialist publications and popular press (2)
Supervision at Lund University (3)

Research portal (Lund University)


Svante Nordin

Professor Emeritus
Division of History of Ideas and Sciences
Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences

Contact information

E-mail svante.nordinkultur.luse

Phone +46 46 222 75 92

Room LUX:C348

Visiting address Helgonavägen 3, Lund

Postal address Box 192, 221 00 Lund

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