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Jean Bethke Elshtain is the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Professor of Social and Political Ethics at The University of Chicago.
— biography from Just War Against Terror: The Burden of American Power in a Violent World
Democracy on Trial 132 copies, 1 review
Women and War 85 copies, 1 review
The Jane Addams Reader (Editor) 36 copies
Just War Theory (Editor) 30 copies
Moral Issues and Christian Responses (Contributor, some editions) 79 copies
Augustine and Postmodernism (Contributor) 27 copies
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