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Geoffrey M. Vaughan is an associate professor of political science at Assumption College, where he directs the Fortin and Gonthier Western Civilization Program. He has written on Thomas Hobbes and on the topic of political education and is currently working on a book about becoming an American citizen. Vaughan has a D.Phil. from Oxford University.