Stuck with Virtue: The Free and Relational Person

Peter Lawler, Berry College

  • Date Apr 14, 2014
  • Venue Gough Hall, Eastern University
    1300 Eagle Rd.
    St. Davids, PA 19087

Peter Lawler is Dana Professor of Government and former chair of the department of Government and International Studies at Berry College. He serves as executive editor of the journal Perspectives on Political Science, and has been chair of the politics and literature section of the American Political Science Association. He also served on the editorial board of the new bilingual critical edition of Alexis de Tocqueville’s Democracy in America, and serves on the editorial boards of several journals. He has written or edited fifteen books and over 200 articles and chapters in a wide variety of venues. He was the 2007 winner of the Weaver Prize in Scholarly Letters. Lawler served on President Bush's Council on Bioethics from 2004 – 09.

Co-sponsored by Eastern University's Philosophical Society and the Intercollegiate Studies Institute, Dr. Lawler lectured on "Stuck with Virtue."