The Decline of Social Democracy and Democratic Decay

Wed, Feb 12, 2020, 4:30 pm
Location: 
Corwin 127
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Organized by the EU Program, co-sponsored by the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society, the Liechtenstein Institute of Self-Determination, the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies (with the support of The Paul Sarbanes '54 Fund for Hellenism and Public Service), and the Comparative Politics Colloquium

Sheri Berman is Professor of Political Science at Barnard College, Columbia University. Her research interests include the development of democracy and dictatorship, European politics, populism and fascism, and the history of the left. She is author of books on European social democracy and the fate of democracy during the interwar years, social democracy and fascism in 19th and 20th century Europe and her latest book is Democracy and Dictatorship in Europe: From the Ancien Régime to the Present Day  (2019).  In addition to scholarly work on these and other subjects, she has published in a wide variety of non-scholarly publications including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal,Washington PostForeign Affairs, Foreign Policy, VOX, The Guardian and Dissent.  

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