Jennifer Herdt

Jennifer Herdt is Stark Professor of Christian Ethics at Yale University Divinity School. She has published widely on virtue, natural law, agency, and ethical formation. Among her books are Forming Humanity: Redeeming the German Bildung Tradition (forthcoming 2019) and Putting on Virtue: The Legacy of the Splendid Vices (selected as a Choice Outstanding Academic Title). Her forthcoming essays include “Forming Humanity: Practices of Education Christianly Considered,” in Everyday Ethics: Moral Theology Meets Anthropology and the Social Sciences, edited by Michael Lamb and Brian Williams (Georgetown University Press), and “Strengthening Hope for the Greatest Things: Aquinas’s Redemption of Magnanimity,” in Magnanimity, edited by Sophia Vasalou (Oxford University Press).

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