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:

Catholics on Immigration

Friday, April 7, 2006

First Things Imbroglio

Tuesday, April 4, 2006

CEO Paychecks

Monday, March 27, 2006

Pro-Life Progressivism

Tuesday, March 21, 2006

Vatican Official Flogs “Secularized Charity”

Monday, March 13, 2006

Putting the Smackdown on Materialism

Friday, February 24, 2006

The Religion and Schools Debate, Scotland Version

Friday, February 17, 2006

Eminent Domain Abuse, Again

Friday, February 10, 2006

Competitive Taxing

Thursday, February 9, 2006

Sprawl Not So Bad

Tuesday, January 24, 2006