Benjamin Jordan

Benjamin Jordan is associate professor in history and political science at Christian Brothers University and director of the university’s Living Learning Communities. He is the author of Modern Manhood and the Boy Scouts of America: Citizenship, Race, and the Environment, 1910-1930 (2016).

Recent blog posts by this author

How Summer Camps and Scout Groups Turn Kids into Citizens

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has both proud supporters and critics of its policies on religious beliefs and sexuality. But for more than a century, the organisation has performed a distinct and vital social function. The BSA and other youth-...