Jean Bethke Elshtain
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The author is professor at the Divinity School of the University of Chicago and teaches Political Science and ethics.
Biographical and Professional Information
Elshtain is an American political philosopher. She is the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Professor of Social and Political Ethics at the University of Chicago Divinity School, and is a contributing editor for The New Republic.
The focus of Elshtain's work is an exploration of the relationship between politics and ethics. She has published over five hundred essays and authored and/or edited over twenty books, including Democracy on Trial, Just War Against Terror: The Burden of American Power in a Violent World, Jane Addams and the Dream of American Democracy, Augustine and the Limits of Politics, and " Sovereignty: God, State, Self.
Sovreignty: God, State, Self, Basic Books, 2008
Just War Against Terror: The Burdens of American Power in a Violent World, Basic Books, 2003
Jame Addams and the Dream of American Democracy, Basic books, 2002
Who Are We? Critical Reflections and Hopeful Possibilities:..., Wm.B. Erdmans, 2000
New WIne In Old Bottles: International Politics and Ethical Discourse, University of Notre Dame, 1998
Real Politics: Political Theory and Everyday Life, John Hopkins University Press, 2000
Augustine and the Limits of Politics, University of Notre Dame, 1998
Democracy On Trial, Basic Books, 1994
Just War Theory, NYU Press 1991, 1991
Power Trips and Other Journeys, University of Wisconsin, 1990
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Who Are We?: Critical Reflections and Hopeful Possibilities
Release Date: 2000-03-27
Augustine and the Limits of Politics (FRANK COVEY LOYOLA L)
Release Date: 1996-02-15
Democracy On Trial
Release Date: 1994-12-22
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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