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David Cochran

United States
Institution Loras College
Position Professor of Politics
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Recent Publications
  • The Catholic Case Against War: A Brief Guide (The University of Notre Dame Press, 2024).
  • Review of The Rise and Fall of Christian Ireland, by Crawford Gribben. Church History 92, no. 2 (June 2023).
  • “After 9/11 and Afghanistan, Does Just War Theory Have a Place in Catholic Thought?” America. September 2021.
  • “Come, Follow Me: Why Catholics Should Support Liverpool FC.” America. September 2021.
  • “Why the Russian Revolution Actually Owes its Success to Nonviolent Resistance.” Waging Nonviolence. 13 July 2021.
  • “Embracing Nonviolence,” chapter contributor. In Advancing Nonviolence and Just Peace in the Church and the World, Rose Marie Berger, Ken Butigan, Judy Coode, and Marie Dennis, eds. (Pax Christi International, 2020).
  • “How Hitler Found his Blueprint for a German Empire by Looking to the American West.” Waging Nonviolence. 7 October 2020.
  • “The View from Iowa: Inside the Shifting Politics of a Swing State.” Commonweal. 10 August 2020.
  • “The Realism Objection to Setting Aside Just War Theory: A Response.” Expositions 13, no. 2 (2019).
  • “The Irish Revolution’s Overlooked History of Nonviolent Resistance.” Waging Nonviolence. 20 January 2019.
  • “The Hidden Success of the 1928 Peace Pact.” Waging Nonviolence. 26 July 2018.