Kęstutis Girnius

Member of Lithuania's Catholic Scientist's Academy and "Genocide and Resistance" magazine's editorial, "Naujasis židinys - Aidai" magazine's sponsor.
Lithuanian people genocide and resistance scientific research centre's board member.
Columnist for Veidas weekly, and author of numerous articles on politics in foreign and Lithuanian newspapers and publications. 
Has been working in IIRPS since 2007.

Research Areas:

Syllabus:

  • Antano Maceinos socialinė ir politinė filosofija
  • The Morality of Nations and Nationalism
  • History of the Holocaust in the CEE
  • Moral Issues of War
  • Nationalism and Patriotism in Eastern Europe
  • Nationalism and its Manifestations in CEE

Additional Information:

Email: girniusk [eta] gmail.com

Publications:
- Girnius K., "Lemtingieji 1941-ji: Holokausto Lietuvoje prielaidų klausimu". Naujasis Židinys-Aidai, 2011, Nr. 2:85-110.
- Girnius K., "Juozo Girniaus tautos ir tautinės ištikimybės samprata". Naujasis Židinys-Aidai, 2011, Nr. 4:238-249.
- Girnius K., "Mąstymas tautomis: Konceptuali normatyviojo nacionalizmo schema". Naujasis Židinys-Aidai, 2011, Nr. 6:370-382.
- Girnius K., “Democracy in Lithuania,”: Mary Kaldor and Ivan Vevjoda (ed.), Democratization in Central and Eastern Europe, Pinter: London and New York, 1999, p. 51-66.
- Girnius K., “The Party and Popular Movements in the Baltic,” Jan Arveds Trapans (ed.), Toward Independence: The Baltic Popular Movements, Westview Press: Boulder, San Francisco, & Oxford, 1991, p. 57-69.
- Girnius K., “Baltic states opt for independence,” book: Alastair McAuley (ed.), Soviet Federalism: Nationalism and Economic Decentralisation, Leicester University Press: Leicester and London, 1991, p.160-177.
- Girnius K., "La Chiesa in Lituania: Forza morale e fragilita intellettuale,” book: Cristianesimo e Cultura in Europa, Edizioni Cseo: Roma, 1991, p.131-141.
- Girnius K., “Catholicism and Nationalism in Lithuania,” book: Pedro Ramet (ed.), Religion and Nationalism in Soviet and East European Politics, 2nd edition, Duke University Press: Durham and London, 1989, p. 109-137.
- Girnius K., “The Collectivization of Lithuanian Agriculture, 1944-1950,” Soviet Studies 40:3, 1988, p. 460-478.
- Girnius K., “Nelygi kova tesiasi: kataliku pasipriesnimas po 1978m.”, Vytautas Vardys (ed.), Krikščionybe Lietuvoje, Chicago: 1987, p.514-552.
- Girnius K., Partizanų kovos Lietuvoje, Chicago, 1986, second edition 1987, reprinted in Vilnius 1990.