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Corey L. Brettschneider

E-mail address: Corey_Brettschneider@Brown.EDU

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Princeton University, M.A. 2000 (distinction), Ph.D. 2002, Department of Politics and The Program in Political Philosophy
Stanford Law School, J.D. 2005
University of Cambridge, M.Phil. 1996, Program in Political Thought and Intellectual History
Pomona College, B.A. 1995, Politics and Philosophy

COREY BRETTSCHNEIDER is a Professor of Political Science and holds a courtesy appointment in Philosophy at Brown University, where he teaches courses in political theory and public law. Brettschneider has been a Rockefeller Faculty Fellow at the Princeton University Center for Human Values, a Visiting Associate Professor at Harvard Law School, and a Faculty Fellow at the Harvard Safra Center for Ethics.
Professor Brettschneider received a PhD in Politics from Princeton University and a JD from Stanford University. He is the author of Value Democracy: Promoting Equality and Protecting Rights (Princeton University Press, 2012) and  Democratic Rights: The Substance of Self-Government (Princeton University Press, 2007). His articles have appeared in top journals.  They include "The Politics of the Personal: A Liberal Approach," in the American Political Science Review (2007), "A Transformative Theory of Religious Freedom," in Political Theory (2010), and "When the State Speaks, What Should it Say? Democratic Persuasion and the Freedom of Expression," in Perspectives on Politics (2011).