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Public Lecture: Ukraine’s Patronal Democracy and the Russian Invasion

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Department of Social Sciences, Ground Floor, Room 004 Universitätsstrasse 3b, Berlin

Bálint MAGYAR is a sociologist and former liberal politician. He is a Research Fellow at the CEU Democracy Institute. He was an activist of the anti-communist […]

Book Launch: Flexible Authoritarianism – Cultivating Ambition and Loyalty in Russia

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Department for Social Sciences, ground floor, room 002 Universitätsstrasse 3B, Berlin

Schwenck, Anna (2024). Flexible Authoritarianism. Cultivating Ambition and Loyalty in Russia, Oxford University Press. Flexible Authoritarianism challenges the notion that authoritarianism's transnational rise constitutes a backlash against economic […]