Alan Wolfe

Alan Wolfe

Alan Wolfe is a political scientist and a sociologist and is currently on the faculty of Boston College and serves as director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life. He is also a member of the Advisory Board of the Future of American Democracy Foundation, a nonprofit, nonpartisan foundation in partnership with Yale University Press and the Yale Center for International and Area Studies, "dedicated to research and education aimed at renewing and sustaining the historic vision of American democracy". Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alan Wolfe has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Forum as a Professor for the Sociology and Political Science of the Boston University. The year with the most videos was 2001 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 4,795 views per program. Most appearances with Carla Cohen (2). Most common tag: Religious Issues.

Appearances by Title:c. March 1, 2001 - Present Professor, Political Science, Boston College Videos: 5


Professor, Sociology and Political Science, Boston University c. January 1, 1993 - c. December 31, 1999 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Religion and Presidential Elections

    Religion and Presidential Elections

    Panelists talked about the role of religion in politics, focusing on religious issues in the 2012 presidential election. Among the…

  • <em>Return to Greatness</em>

    Return to Greatness

    Alan Wolfe talked about his book Return to Greatness: How America Lost Its Sense of Purpose and What It Needs to Do to Recover It,…

  • <em>Reinventing the Melting Pot</em>

    Reinventing the Melting Pot

    Panelists discussed Reinventing the Melting Pot: The New Immigrants and What It Means to Be American, published by Basic…

  • Religion in the U.S.

    Religion in the U.S.

    Professor Wolfe is the author of Moral Freedom: The Search for Virtue in a World of Choice, published by W.W. Norton. Professor Eck is the author of…

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