Ronald Beiner

Professor of Political Science

University of Toronto

Ronald Beiner is a Professor of Political Sciencel at the University of Toronto at Mississauga. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. His books include Political Judgment (1983); What's the Matter with Liberalism? (1992); Philosophy in a Time of Lost Spirit (1997); and Liberalism, Nationalism, Citizenship (2003). His latest book, Civil Religion (2011), explores how thinkers from Machiavelli to Rawls have addressed the problem of politics and religion. He is also editor of Hannah Arendt's Lectures on Kant's Political Philosophy (1982), as well as Theorizing Citizenship (1995) and Theorizing Nationalism (1999). He has also co-edited Democratic Theory and Technological Society (1988); Kant and Political Philosophy (1993); Canadian Political Philosophy (2001); and Judgment, Imagination, and Politics (2001).