The Catholic University of America

Jerry Z. Muller, Ordinary Professor and Chair

Ph.D., 1984 - Columbia University
Modern European Intellectual History, History of Capitalism
Phone: 202-319-5484


Office hours:
M 3:00-4:00pm
Tu 2:30-3:30pm, and by appointment



 Major Publications

Capitalism and the Jews
(Princeton University Press, 2010)

"Thinking about Capitalism," 36 lecture series from "The Great Courses"

The Mind and the Market: Capitalism in Modern European Thought
(Alfred A.Knopf, 2002; softcover, Anchor, 2003)

Conservatism: An Anthology of Social and Political Thought From David Hume to the Present
(Princeton University Press, 1997; hardcover and softcover)

Adam Smith in His Time and Ours: Designing the Decent Society
(The Free Press, 1993;corrected softcover edition, Princeton University Press, 1995)

The Other God that Failed: Hans Freyer and the Deradicalization of German Conservatism
(Princeton University Press, 1987; hardcover and softcover)

Full CV


Recent Courses Taught