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“The Global Democratic Recession. And How to Reverse It” with Larry Diamond

Dr. Larry Diamond discusses a deepening global recession of freedom and democracy since 2006, which has accelerated in recent years with the spread of authoritarian populism. He identifies causes…

From  Tracy Bee on December 6th, 2020 43 plays 0  

Pandering and Demagoguing

We use Aristotle's definition of virtue to explain the opposite extremes of adaptation — demagoguing and pandering.

From  John Arthos on September 10th, 2017 10,036 plays 0  

Authoritarian Soft Power? Russia, International Cyber Conflict, and the Rise of “Information Warfare - Jackie Kerr

This talk examines Russia’s evolving information strategy abroad, examining the variety of different tools now being used to try to influence the domestic political discourse and media space of…

From  David Price on April 28th, 2017 23 plays 0  

03/25/2017 Russian Studies Workshop - The Political Economy Of Contemporary Autocracy

The persistence of autocratic regimes in the context of modern societies creates significant challenges for social science theory and empirical research. The panelists will address these challenges…

From  David Price on March 27th, 2017 13 plays 0