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Sharon Krause, Brown University

Center for Ethics and Public Affairs Faculty Seminar

“Freedom Beyond Sovereignty”

This Event is by Invitation Only



Korach , LBC

About the Speaker

Sharon Krause is Professor of Political Science at Brown University. She is the author of Liberalism with Honor (Harvard University Press, 2002) and Civil Passions: Moral Sentiment and Democratic Deliberation (Princeton University Press, 2008) as well as numerous articles on topics in classical and contemporary liberalism ranging from Hume and Montesquieu to Simone de Beauvoir and contemporary theories of justice. Her book Civil Passions won the 2010 Spitz Prize from the Conference for the Study of Political Thought for best book in liberal or democratic theory and the 2009 Alexander George Book Award from the International Society of Political Psychology for best book in political psychology. Her work has appeared in such journals as Political Theory (2004; 2002; 2001), The Review of Politics (2000), Contemporary Political Theory (2005), Philosophy and Social Criticism (2000; 2006), Polity (1999), and History of Political Thought (2003).

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