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March Nagel Lectures

Note the Exits: Lessons in Democracy from Hong Kong Christians

Lida V. Nedilsky, author and professor at North Park University, Chicago, documents the everyday work of civil society. Researching about Hong Kong Christians for seventeen years has taught Professor Nedilsky that entries as well as exits are necessary features of voluntary association and the development of a critical voice.

March 4, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Meeter Center Lecture Hall

The World the Missionaries Made

Robert D. Woodberry is director of the Project on Religion and Economic Change and associate professor of political science at the National University of Singapore. Professor Woodberry uses both historical and statistical methods to test how Protestant and Catholic missionaries influenced the societies where they worked.

March 10, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Meeter Center Lecture Hall

Both lectures are open to the public

Sponsored by The Nagel Institute for the Study of World Christianity and The Paul B. Henry Institute for the Study of Christianity and Politics