Dr Erica Chenoweth will visit the University of Wolverhampton on Tuesday, 12 February 2008. Her talk is entitled How Does Democracy Encourage Terrorism.
Dr Chenoweth is a fellow at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government and is a Visiting Fellow at the Institute of International Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.
Her main research interests are political violence, non-violent and violent protest, the consequences of democratisation and repression. Dr Chenoweth has also provided security analysis as both a consultant and a commentator and taught courses on war and peace, terrorism and post-9/11 American values.
The lecture will take place in room MC 331 at the Wolverhampton City Campus, between 1pm and 2pm.
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