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:

The Good That Business Does

Thursday, November 30, 2006

Pope Benedict in Istanbul

Wednesday, November 29, 2006

Natural Law and Christian Social Thought

Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Catholic Social Teaching and Health Care

Wednesday, November 15, 2006

Ripped Off by Business and Government

Tuesday, November 7, 2006

Religion and Family Policy Fellowship

Thursday, November 2, 2006

Love of God and the Free Market

Monday, October 30, 2006