Robert Keohane

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Robert Owen Keohane (; born October 3, 1941) is an American academic working within the fields of International Relations and International Political Economy. Following the publication of his influential book After Hegemony (1984), he has become widely associated with the theory of neoliberal institutionalism, as well as transnational relations and world politics in international relations in the 1970s. He is Professor Emeritus of International Affairs at the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, and has also taught at Swarthmore College, Duke University, Harvard University and Stanford University.[2] A 2011 survey of International Relations scholars placed Keohane second in terms of influence and quality of scholarship in the last twenty years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Keohane has received more than 238,831 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Robert Keohane is the 25th most popular political scientist, the 4,716th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,783rd in 2019) and the 10th most popular American Political Scientist.

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Among political scientists, Robert Keohane ranks 25 out of 29Before him are Muhammad Asad, Robert D. Putnam, Arend Lijphart, John Mearsheimer, Leonard Hobhouse, and William Graham Sumner. After him are Olivier Roy, Norman Finkelstein, Graham Allison, and Ilan Pappé.

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Among people born in 1941, Robert Keohane ranks 281Before him are Tony Dunne, Carla Gravina, Sally Kirkland, Amir Pnueli, Diogo Freitas do Amaral, and Christopher Hogwood. After him are Lothar Bisky, Roy Harper, Jiří Raška, Airto Moreira, Alexander Ragulin, and Ricardo Piglia.

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Among people born in United States, Robert Keohane ranks 4,716 out of 15,968Before him are Ashley Benson (1989), Fay Bainter (1893), Michael Paré (1958), Helen Stephens (1918), Minnie Riperton (1947), and John Draper (1943). After him are The Ultimate Warrior (1959), Robert Anderson (1805), John Agar (1921), Phil Woods (1931), Bradford Dillman (1930), and Eddie Slovik (1920).


Among political scientists born in United States, Robert Keohane ranks 10Before him are Robert A. Dahl (1915), Gene Sharp (1928), Joseph Nye (1937), Robert D. Putnam (1941), John Mearsheimer (1947), and William Graham Sumner (1840). After him are Norman Finkelstein (1953) and Graham Allison (1940).