- Stephen Macedo
Stephen Macedo is the Director for the
Center for Human Valuesat Princeton Universityand is also the Laurance S. RockefellerProfessor of Politics.
Macedo has taught at
Harvard Universityand at the Maxwell School at Syracuse University. He earned his B.A. at the College of William and Mary, Masters degrees at the London School of Economicsand Oxford University, and his M.A. and Ph.D. at Princeton University.
He writes and teaches on political theory, ethics, American constitutionalism, and public policy, with an emphasis on liberalism, justice, and the roles of schools, civil society, and public policy in promoting citizenship. He served as founding director of Princeton’s Program in Law and Public Affairs (1999-2001). He recently served as vice president of the
American Political ScienceAssociation and Chair of its first standing committee on Civic Education and Engagement, and in this capacity he is principal co-author of "Democracy at Risk: Public Policy and the Renewal of American Citizenship".
*"Diversity and Distrust: Civic Education in a Multicultural Democracy" (2000)
*"Liberal Virtues: Citizenship, Virtue, and Community in Liberal Constitutionalism" (1990).
*"American Constitutional Interpretation", 3rd edition, (with W. F. Murphy, J. E. Fleming, and S. A. Barber).
*"Educating Citizens: International Perspectives on Civic Values and School Choice" (edited) (2004)
*"Universal Jurisdiction: International Courts and the Prosecution of Serious Crimes Under International Law" (edited) (2004).
* [http://www.princeton.edu/~uchv Princeton University Center for Human Values]
* [http://www.princeton.edu/~uchv/faculty/SJMVITA.htm Macedo's Curriculum Vitae]
* [http://www.princeton.edu/politics/people/bios/index.xml?netid=macedo Macedo's biography on Princeton's Politics department page]
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