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American Decline, Europe and the end of the Bipolar World Order: Raymond Aron’s Neoconservative turn of the 1970s
April 17, 2018 @ 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Dr. Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins, Yale University
April 17 | 5.15-6.45 pm
3009 FedEx Global Education Center, UNC-CH
Cosponsored by the Carolina Seminar on Transnational and Modern Global History and UNC-CH Center for European Studies
Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins is a historian of Modern Western European Political and Intellectual History with a specific focus on 20th century France and Germany. He primarily concentrates on such topics as conservatism, nationalism, secularism, and religion and politics. He is currently working on a manuscript for Columbia University Press titled, Raymond Aron and Postwar American Political Ideologies. He is the former managing editor of the Immanent Frame, which is the Social Science Research Council’s website devoted to questions of religion, secularism and the public sphere. His public commentary has appeared in The Nation, Foreign Affairs, The Atlantic, Times Literary Supplement, Dissent Magazine, and elsewhere. In 2016-2017 he was the post-doctoral fellow in Public Theology for UC Berkeley’s Center for the Study of Religion. At Yale he is offering religion and politics courses in the Department of Religious Studies.