Robert P. George

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Robert P. George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and founding director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. He teaches constitutional law and jurisprudence, civil liberties, and philosophy of law. A member of the President’s Council on Bioethics during the George W. Bush administration, George previously served as a presidential appointee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and remains a corresponding member of UNESCO’s World Commission on the Ethics of Science and Technology. A former judicial fellow at the Supreme Court of the United States, he is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He was a member of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom from 2012 to 2016, including two terms as chair. George's books include, among others, Conscience and Its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of Liberal Secularism (2013), Embryo: A Defense of Human Life (2008), and The Meaning of Marriage: Family, State, Market, And Morals (2006).
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