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Michael Novak (born September 9, 1933) is a conservative Roman Catholic American philosopher and diplomat. He writes on capitalism, religion, and the politics of democratization. Image File history File links Michaelnovak2. ... Image File history File links Michaelnovak2. ... September 9 is the 252nd day of the year (253rd in leap years). ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Conservatism or political conservatism is any of several historically related political philosophies or political ideologies. ... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... For other uses, see Capitalism (disambiguation). ...


He served as U.S. chief ambassador to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights in 1981 and also as the ambassador to the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe. Novak is currently George Frederick Jewett Scholar in Religion, Philosophy, and Public Policy at the American Enterprise Institute. United Nations Commission on Human Rights - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) is an international organization for security. ... The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research is a conservative think tank founded in 1943 whose stated mission is to support the foundations of freedom - limited government, private enterprise, vital cultural and political institutions, and a strong foreign policy and national defense. ...


Novak is a frequent contributor to magazines and journals including First Things and National Review. He is a member of the Catholic Advisory Board for the Ave Maria Mutual Funds. Novak is also a board member of the Capital Research Center and the Center of the American Experiment. First Things is a contemporary intellectual journal concerned with the creation of a religiously informed public philosophy for the ordering of society (First Things website}. Father Richard John Neuhaus, a prominent American Catholic intellectual, is the founder and editor in chief. ... National Review (NR) is a conservative political magazine founded by author William F. Buckley Jr. ... Ave Maria Mutual Funds is a mutual fund family that targets clients interested in financially sound investments in companies that do not violate certain religious principles of the Roman Catholic Church. ... Capital Research Center or CRC was founded in 1984 by Willa Johnson, former Senior Vice President of the Heritage Foundation, Deputy Director of the Office of Presidential Personnel in the first Reagan administration, and as a legislative aide in both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. ...


Novak was born in 1933 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. He earned an M.A. in history and philosophy of religion from Harvard University. In 1994 he was awarded the Templeton Prize, the so-called “Nobel Prize for religion”. 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Nickname: Flood City Location Location of Johnstown within Pennsylvania. ... Harvard University campus (old map) Harvard University (incorporated as The President and Fellows of Harvard College) is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal. // Events January Bill Clinton January 1 : North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) goes into effect. ... The Templeton Prize for Progress Toward Research or Discoveries about Spiritual Realities was until 2001 awarded for Progress in Religion. ... Sir Edward Appletons medal Photographs of Nobel Prize Medals. ...


He is also author of two novels.


See also

Democratic Capitalism Democratic Capitalism is a right-of-center ideology that supports a mainly capitalist market economy, with some limitations (i. ...


Partial Bibliography

  • The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism (1982). ISBN 0819178233.
  • The Catholic Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1993). ISBN 002923235X.

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Michael Novak - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (197 words)
Michael Novak (born September 9, 1933) is a conservative Roman Catholic American philosopher and diplomat.
Novak is also a board member of the Capital Research Center and the Center of the American Experiment.
Novak was born in 1933 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
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