Democratisation in South East Europe - without class conflict?

Democratisation in South East Europe - without class conflict?

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Venue: 
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Speaker(s): 
Danijela Dolenec (University of Zagreb)
Chair: 
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony's College, Oxford)
Convenor: 
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Series: 
SEESOX

Danijela Dolenec is Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb. She holds an MSc from the LSE and a doctorate from the ETH Zurich. Her primary research interest lies in the democratisation trajectories and the political economy of post-communist countries, with particular focus on issues of deepening democracy, commons-based governance principles and developmental models that ensure environmental sustainability. She is the founder and member of Group 22, a green-left think-tank based in Zagreb. Some of Danijela's recent publications include: Democratic Institutions and Authoritarian Rule in Southeast Europe (ECPR Press, 2013); 'Why power is not a peripheral concern: Exploring the relationship between inequality and sustainability' (2014, with Domazet and Ančić) and 'Exploring commons theory for principles of a socialist governmentality', Review of Radical Political Economics 48.1. (forthcoming in 2016, with M. Žitko).