December 4, 2017
Democratic War? The Geopolitics of Democracy & the Conflict over Ukraine, with Paul D'Anieri
The end of communism was expected to usher in a “democratic peace” in Europe, but by 2013, Russia saw democratization in Ukraine as a threat worth fighting over. How did democracy become a source of conflict, and what are the implications?
Paul J. D'Anieri is Professor of Public Policy and Political Science and former Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost of University of California, Riverside.
Co-Sponsors: Center for European Studies, INSCT, Department of Political Science