Political Theory Tats

Some guy has had the frontispiece of Hobbes’ Leviathan tattooed on his shoulder.

Any other political theory/political science tats out there?

5 Responses to Political Theory Tats

  1. kim yi dionne May 25, 2011 at 12:44 pm #

    there are these on flickr:


    you might see that a copule are from an artist who specializes in “liberty tattoos”: http://peteeyre.com/tats/

    and here’s an econ one for kicks:

  2. simon bayley May 25, 2011 at 12:47 pm #

    Daniel Agger Danish footballer who plays for Liverpool, has a fine collection of tatoo’s based on Danish mythology and ancient kings. http://soccer-xtreme.blogspot.com/2011/02/daniel-agger-shows-back-tattoo.html

  3. Jim Johnson May 25, 2011 at 12:52 pm #

    Actually not REALLY the Leviathan cover:


    I suppose this mis-identification is the result of the low regard in which the discipline holds political theory!


    PS: It was nice to see you earlier in the month.

  4. Paul G. May 25, 2011 at 1:31 pm #

    I have an ex student who has a JStor tat. Not the same thing but pretty damn impressive. Jstor sent him some swag after he sent them a picture.

  5. Ben F. May 25, 2011 at 3:21 pm #

    Almost entirely on the econ/finance side of the spectrum, but there was the guy who has the gaussian copula formula (of financial crisis/calculating financial risk fame) tattoo’d on his arm