Democratic Development in East and Southeast Asia
Colloquium with Prof. Benjamin Reilly, Senior Visiting Professor of Southeast Asian Studies at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University
Friday, April 06, 201212:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall (10th floor)
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Benjamin Reilly is Senior Visiting Professor of Southeast Asian Studies at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University in Washington DC. He was formerly Director of the Centre for Democratic Institutions and Professor of Political Science at the Australian National University, Canberra. He is the author of six books and over 60 journal articles and book chapters on issues of democratization, constitutional reform, party politics, electoral system design and conflict management, and has advised governments and international organizations on these subjects. His latest work includes a study of democratization and political reform in Asia and the Pacific, Democracy and Diversity: Political Engineering in the Asia-Pacific (Oxford University Press, 2006), and an edited volume, Political Parties in Conflict-Prone Societies (United Nations University Press, 2008). From July 2012 he will be Head, School of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.
Cost : Free and open to the public.
Sponsor(s): Center for Southeast Asian Studies