"Glendon has developed important themes that have powerful bearing on how we think and live in the third millenium." --Richard John Neuhaus, Editor in Chief of First Things
"A rich feast of a book." --George Weigel
"A triumph! A treat!" --Michael Novak, American Enterprise Institute
About the Author
Mary Ann Glendon is Learned Hand Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and President of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences. She teaches and writes on international human rights, comparative law, and constitutional law issues. She is the author of many books including "Rights Talk, A Nation Under Lawyers," and most recently "A World Made New: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights."