Election of the Century: The American Presidency and the World
Talbott, Strobe (2007-10-09)
The Evolution of Iran's Foreign Policy: A Constructivist Analysis
Moshir Zadeh, Homeira (2005-11-22)
Dr. Moshirzadeh presents her research as a Mershon Center Post-Doctoral Fellow. Following the Islamic Revolution of 1979, the foreign policy of Iran changed dramatically from a status quo pro-Western to a revolutionary ...
Social Interactions with Endogenous Associations
Weinberg, Bruce (2007-01-16)
Bruce Weinberg joined the Department of Economics at The Ohio State University after receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. The paper that Weinberg will present develops a model of social interactions ...
War in Iraq versus Containment
Davis, Steven (2007-02-02)
In this lecture, Steven Davis analyzes two policy options in Iraq -- war versus containment.
Public Law and the Emergence of a Multi-Layered Constitution in Europe
Bamforth, Nicholas (2007-04-18)
Nicholas Bamforth is a Fellow in Law at Queen's College, Oxford University. His areas of specialization include constitutional and administrative law, European Community law, human rights, and philosophy of law.
Democracy in the Middle East: Is It Happening?
Ottaway, Marina (2007-05-01)
Marina Ottaway specializes in democracy and post-conflict reconstruction issues, with special focus on problems of political transformation in the Middle East and reconstruction in Iraq, Afghanistan, the Balkans, and ...
Anti-Americanism in the Arab World: A Brief History
Makdisi, Ussama (2008-04-16)
Ussama Makdisi is an Associate Professor of History and the first holder of the Arab-American Educational Foundation Chair of Arab Studies at Rice University.
'It’s Not a Telescope, It’s a Telephone': Encounters with the Telephone on Early Commercial Sound Recordings
Bauman, Richard (2008-04-04)
Richard Bauman is Distinguished Professor of Folklore and Ethnomusicology, Communication & Culture, and Anthropology at Indiana University in Bloomington. He is an eclectic scholar, with degrees in English (B.A., ...
The Public Sphere and the Populist Imaginary
Calhoun, Craig (2010-10-21)
Calhoun discussed cosmopolitanism and its relation to populist movements of today and compared it with populist movements in the past.
The Countermajoritarian Opportunity
Ferejohn, John (2010-10-28)
Ferejohn will be discussing a paper he wrote with Pasquale Pasquino and recently presented at a conference on Rational Choice and Constitutional Law at the University of Chicago. The paper can be found at http://www.law. ...