Michael Promisel

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Michael Promisel is a Ph.D. Candidate in political theory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His teaching and research is grounded in the history of political thought with particular focus on political leadership, virtue ethics, and the relationship between religion and politics.

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Honor in Political and Moral Philosophy. Peter Olsthoorn. Albany, New York: SUNY Press, 2015.
I would not, Cassius, yet I love [Caesar] well.
But wherefore do you hold me here so long?
What is it that you would impart to me?
If it be aught toward the general good,
Set honor in one eye and death i’ th’ other,
And I will look on both indifferently;…