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Can America's Public Philosophy Be Based on Both Natural Law and Liberalism?

November 1, 2018 12:00 PM - November 1, 2018 01:00 PM

Can America's Public Philosophy Be Based on Both Natural Law and Liberalism?
presented by the St. Thomas More Society
​November 1, 2018
12 - 1 p.m.
Room 212

Dr. Christopher Wolfe of the University of Dallas argues that the natural law tradition, properly revised and updated, is fundamentally in harmony with the main thrust of the liberal tradition of political philosophy, that contemporary liberal theory provides an inadequate and and harmful basis for public philosophy, and that “natural law liberalism” provides the best alternative foundation for American public philosophy.