Lecture: Populism and the prospects of liberal democracy

  • Date: –15:00
  • Location: Brusewitzsalen, ingång Östra Ågatan 19
  • Lecturer: Professor Jan-Werner Müller
  • Organiser: Department of Government
  • Contact person: Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg
  • Phone: 0702410806
  • Föreläsning

Professor Jan-Werner Müller will lecture on "Populism and the prospects of liberal democracy"

Jan-Werner Müller is professor of political science at Princeton University. This academic year he is a visting fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna, where he is working on a book on Christian Democracy in twentieth-century Europe. Among his earlier books, which have all attracted much praise and attention, are What is populism? (2016), Contesting democracy (2011), Constitutional patriotism (2007) and A dangerous mind – Carl Schmitt in post-war European thought (2003).