Neal Leavitt

n leavittSenior Lecturer of Humanities


BA Philosophy, cum laude, Harvard University
MA, PhD Philosophy, Boston College

Interests: Human rights, contemporary ethical theory, Thoreau, and the history of moral and political philosophy

Selected publications:

The Foreign Policy of John Rawls and Amartya Sen, Lexington Books, 2013.
Coverage on Boston University’s Professor Voices: How does foreign policy impact human rights?

POV: Nuclear Armament is a Lose/Lose,” BU Today, 2013.

Other professional activity and/or awards:

Donald H. White Teaching Excellence, Boston College, 2001.

The Ismail Sensel Award “for a particularly outstanding year in terms of publication and teaching,” 2014.