Elizabeth Shakman Hurd


Elizabeth Shakman Hurd is professor of politics at Northwestern University

International relations

Politics and religion

Law and religion

US/Middle East

Beth Hurd is Professor of Politics at Northwestern University where she teaches politics, religion, and international relations. For her latest essay on The Immanent Frame see here. For an interview on Beyond Religious Freedom (now in paper!) see here or here. On why she wrote the book see here. Hurd is recipient of a Buffett “Big Ideas” grant and co-directs the Northwestern Buffett Faculty Research Group on Global Politics and Religion. She co-organizes “Politics of Religion at Home and Abroad” and “Talking Religion: Publics, Politics and the Media” and co-curates the Teaching Law and Religion Case Study Archive.

Department of Political Science           Northwestern University           eshurd@northwestern.edu

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