Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, University, Whither Europe?

Press Release: ‘Hans-Martien ten Napel to speak at conference on “Public Spirit and Public Virtue” in Washington, DC’

'On December 6, 2017, Hans-Martien ten Napel will be speaking during a conference on "Public Spirit and Public Virtue," in Washington, DC. The conference aims to "examine the ways in which the Western world might see a revival of public spirit through public virtue and remain a civilization marked by 'order and public tranquility' that only… Continue reading Press Release: ‘Hans-Martien ten Napel to speak at conference on “Public Spirit and Public Virtue” in Washington, DC’

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Upcoming Speaking Engagement: Conference on ‘Public Spirit and Public Virtue’, December 6, 2017, Washington, DC

'In an increasingly globalized and pluralized world it becomes progressively more difficult to define the public virtues that have delineated the West, and as a result, harder to safe-guard the freedoms—economic, political, and religious—which are the fruits of those virtues. A citizen who possesses “town spirit,” according to Alexis de Tocqueville, is one who “focuses… Continue reading Upcoming Speaking Engagement: Conference on ‘Public Spirit and Public Virtue’, December 6, 2017, Washington, DC

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Acton University, June 20-23 2017, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Looking forward to participating in this year's Acton University. 'What is Acton University? Four days that integrate sound economics, business, philosophy, theology, and intellectual history A customized learning plan that you create: featuring over 120 courses taught by over 80 experts: an international, world class faculty An exploration of the intellectual foundations of freedom, and… Continue reading Acton University, June 20-23 2017, Grand Rapids, Michigan