Alan Gilbert is John Evans professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. His Ph.D. in Government and B.A. in Social Studies are from Harvard University; he received an M.SC. in Political Sociology from the London School of Economics and did advanced study in the Department of Philosophy at Cornell. He is the author of Marx’s Politics: Communists and Citizens (Rutgers), Democratic Individuality (Cambridge) and Must Global Politics Constrain Democracy? (Princeton).