'Identity, Loyalty and Politics' is topic of talk, March 5
Posted March 1, 2002; 11:50 a.m.
Loyalty and Politics" is the title of a talk to be presented Tuesday, March 5, on campus. Jean Elshtain, the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Professor of Social and Political Ethics at the University of Chicago Divinity School, will speak at 4:30 p.m. in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
A political philosopher, Elshtain has written and spoken extensively on the connections between political and ethical convictions. Her teaching and research areas include social and political theory and ethics, contemporary political and social theory, moral philosophy and women's studies. She is the author of numerous books and articles, including "Public Man, Private Woman: Women in Social and Political Thought," "Meditations on Modern Political Thought: Masculine/Feminine Themes Luther to Arendt" and "Women and War."
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Center for the Study of Religion .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601