Reconciliation in Politics: How Religion is Reshaping the Global Conversation about Justice

Starts:
5:00 pm on Thursday, January 30, 2014
Ends:
6:00 pm on Thursday, January 30, 2014
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/cura
Contact Name:
Arlene Brennan
Daniel Philpott, Ph.D. Harvard, 1996, pursues interests in international relations, political philosophy, and peace studies. His research focuses on reconciliation in politics. His most recent book is Just and Unjust Peace: An Ethic of Political Reconciliation (Oxford University Press, 2012) which derives from theological and philosophical roots an ethic of reconciliation that offers concrete guidelines to political orders facing pasts of authoritarianism, civil war, and genocide. Philpott also directs a research program on religion and reconciliation at the Kroc Institute.