Author Profile: Kevin Schmiesing


Kevin Schmiesing, Ph.D., is a research fellow for the research department at the Acton Institute. He is a frequent writer on Catholic social thought and economics, is the author of American Catholic Intellectuals, 1895-1955 (Edwin Mellen Press, 2002) and is most recently the author of Within the Market Strife: American Catholic Economic Thought from Rerum Novarum to Vatican II (Lexington Books, 2004). Dr. Schmiesing holds a Ph.D. in American history from the University of Pennsylvania, and a B.A. in history from Franciscan University ofSteubenville. Author of Within the Market Strife and American Catholic Intellectuals, 1895—1955 (2002), he serves as Book Review Editor for the Journal of Markets & Morality. He is also executive director of

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Blog posts by Kevin Schmiesing:

British Bishops in Brouhaha

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Virtue and Freedom in a Culture of Enterprise

Tuesday, April 3, 2007

Enough Religious “Beyondism”

Thursday, March 22, 2007

Adam Smith, the British Grant (or Jackson)

Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Orestes Brownson Revisited

Monday, March 12, 2007

CST and Good Companies

Thursday, March 1, 2007

Environmentalism as Religion, One Last Time

Wednesday, February 21, 2007