Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts From Resilience to Revolution: How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East

From Resilience to Revolution: How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East

  • Speakers:
  • Sean L. Yom
    Assistant Professor of Political Science, Temple University · Senior Fellow, FPRI ·
  • Date / Time:
  • January 12, 2016
  • 11:30 am
  • Venue:
  • FPRI
  • 1528 Walnut Street, Suite 610
  • Philadelphia. PA. US. 19102

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Sean Yom, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Temple University, and Senior Fellow, FPRI

On his new book

From Resilience to Revolution: ow Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East 

Join us for a conversation with FPRI Senior Fellow Sean Yom, as he explores the geopolitics of authoritarianism and the implications for the Middle East in the 21st century. In his new book, From Resilience to Revolution: How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East, Yom builds on a comparative historical analysis of Iran, Jordan, and Kuwait, and analyzes the the role played by foreign powers in the construction and durability of autocratic states in the Middle East. Yom is assistant professor of political science at Temple University, where he focuses on the dynamics and effects of authoritarianism, democracy, and U.S. foreign policy.

Books will be on sale at the event.

Registration

Live attendance is open to FPRI Members at the $100 Level;

Luncheon immediately following the program is open to FPRI Members at the $500 level.

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