The Phenomena of Hope: Philosophical Reflections on Developmental Psychology & Catholic Social Teaching – March 13th, 2014

Graham McAleer, Ph.D.

Graham McAleer, Ph.D., was born and raised in the north of England. He attended universities in England, Canada, Belgium, and the United States.

Professor of Philosphy at Loyola University Maryland, he teaches and researches in the areas of ethics and Catholic Social Thought. A book on Catholic sexual ethics appeared with Fordham University Press in 2005.  His most recent book is To Kill Another: Homicide and Natural Law (Transaction, 2010).


NEW THIS YEAR!   Lectures will be held across the street from IPS at the Radisson Hotel (2020 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Arlington, VA  22202). A sign in the lobby will direct you.

Complimentary parking for guests is located in the adjacent garage on Jefferson Davis Hwy.

 Each lecture begins at 5:00 p.m. followed by a 15-minute Q&A session. Afterwards, guests are invited to attend a complimentary wine and cheese reception at 6:15 p.m. on the first floor of the IPS campus (2001 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Arlington, VA, 22202).

Walking directions from the Radisson Hotel to IPS: walk across at the light on 20th Street South and Jefferson Davis Hwy. Turn right and walk one block to 2001 Jefferson Davis Hwy. 


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