People

Konstantinos Roussos

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department of Government
Postgraduate Research Student
Department of Government
 Konstantinos Roussos

Profile

Biography

Konstantinos Roussos is a PhD student in the department of Government. He holds a Master degree in Political Science from Panteion University. He also holds a bachelor degree in Balkan, Slavic and Oriental Studies from the University of Macedonia. His PhD thesis deals with the relationship between collective action, everyday politics and the commons in times of crisis in Greece. More broadly, his research interests and presentations evolve around questions over the commons, collective action, processes of democratization and politicization, post-Marxist political and social theory, contentious politics, urban and regional social movements. GV 151- Truth, Justice, and the Nature of Politics

Research and professional activities

Thesis

Collective action and the production of alternatives in times of crisis: self-organized projects and everyday politics in crisis-ridden Greece

Supervisor: Professor David Howarth

Research interests

the Commons

Social Movements

Grassroots Collective Action

Post-Marxist Discourse Theory

Emancipatory Political Theory

Radical Democracy

Contentious Politics

South European and Latin American Politics.

Contact

k.roussos@essex.ac.uk

Location:

5A.214, Colchester Campus

Working pattern:

Monday:10.30am - 11.30am and 2.45pm - 3.45pm,Friday:4.15pm - 4.45pm