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Martha Nussbaum is Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics in the Law School, Department of Philosophy, and Divinity School. She is also founder and coordinator of the Center for Comparative Constitutionalism. Her teaching and research range over figures and topics in ancient philosophy, from Plato through the Hellenistic philosophers, philosophy and law, ethics, political philosophy, philosophy and literature, and religion and the state. Among her most recent books are The Clash Within: Democracy, Religious Violence, and India’s Future (2007), and Liberty of Conscience: In Defense of America’s Tradition of Religious Equality (2008). From Disgust to Humanity: Sexual Orientation and Constitutional Law (2010). She is the recipient of numerous prizes, fellowships, and thirty-three honorary degrees.

Email: martha_nussbaum@law.uchicago.edu
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Past Courses

LAWS 47901. Religion and the First Amendment. Spring 2005

RETH. 52400. Patriotism and Cosmopolitanism. Autumn 2006