Philippe C. Schmitter
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Description

Philippe Schmitter is a graduate of the Graduate Institute for International Studies of the University of Geneva, and took his doctorate at the University of California at Berkeley. Since 1967 he has been successively assistant professor, associate professor and professor in the Politics Department of the University of Chicago, then at the European University Institute (1982-86) and at Stanford (1986-96). He has been visiting professor at the Universities of Paris-I, Geneva, Mannheim and Zürich, and Fellow of the Humboldt Foundation, Guggenheim Foundation and the Palo Alto Centre for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences. He has published books and articles on comparative politics, on regional integration in Western Europe and Latin America, on the transition from authoritarian rule in Southern Europe and Latin America, and on the intermediation of class, sectoral and professional interests. His current work is on the political characteristics of the emerging Euro-polity, on the consolidation of democracy in Southern and Eastern countries, and on the possibility of post-liberal democracy in Western Europe and North America.


Lectures:

interview
flag Interview with Philippe Schmitter
as interviewee at  21st IPSA World Congress of Political Science "Global discontent? Dillemas of change", Santiago 2009,
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  keynote
flag Prize of the Foundation Mattei Dogan Lecture
as author at  21st IPSA World Congress of Political Science "Global discontent? Dillemas of change", Santiago 2009,
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lecture
flag The State and the democracy: new perspectives
as author at  21st IPSA World Congress of Political Science "Global discontent? Dillemas of change", Santiago 2009,
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  debate
flag Questions and Answers at Panel - The State and the democracy: new perspectives
as author at  21st IPSA World Congress of Political Science "Global discontent? Dillemas of change", Santiago 2009,
together with: Alfred C. Stepan, Claus Offe,
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debate
flag Challenges to Comparative Politics – ECPR
as moderator at  21st IPSA World Congress of Political Science "Global discontent? Dillemas of change", Santiago 2009,
together with: Daniele Caramani, Christoph Hönnige, Marc Bühlmann, Christian Göbel,
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