Events

  • 25 January 2018: Philippe Van Parijs on Just Europe
    When and where? Date: Thursday 25 January 2018 Time: 15:00-17:00 Venue: Leiden University, Institute for Philosophy, P.J. Veth Building, Lecture room 1.01 (Nonnensteeg 1-3, 2311 VJ Leiden) Just Europe and Fair Brexit Philippe Van Parijs shall start with a number of interpretations of what a ‘fair Brexit’ may mean (sheer symmetry, pacta sunt servanda, qui casse paye, ‘just Europe’, etc.), ...
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  • 17 December 2017: Kiesrechtfestival (100 years of universal suffrage in The Netherlands)
    In December 2017 it is 100 years ago that general (male)suffrage was introduced in the Netherlands, female suffrage followed two years later in 1919. On 17 December this historic event is celebrated in Leiden with a festival with support from the centre for the study of political parties and representation. Goal of het Kiesrechtfestival  is ...
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  • 14 June 2017: Herbert Kitschelt on the Future of Social Democracy
    When and where? Date: Wednesday 14 June 2017 Time: 16:30-17:00 Venue: Leiden University, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Pieter de la Court building, Room 1.A20 (Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden) A contrarian’s case Herbert Kitschelt will make a contrarian’s case. The future of social democracy is not as grim as many may currently surmise. But it depends on what ...
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  • 8 March 2017: Forum on Dutch Parliamentary Elections
      Event is primarily in Dutch Date: Wednesday, 8 March 2017 Time: 16:15-18:00 Venue: Leiden University, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Pieter de la Court building, Room S.B11 (Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden)  
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  • 13 December 2016: Assaf Shapira (Sciences Po) on Intra-Party Democracy
    Leiden University’s Centre for the Study of Political Parties and Representation cordially invites you to attend a lecture in the Institute of Political Science Lunch Research Seminar series: Assaf Shapira, ‘An Intra-Party Democracy Index: Development and Application’ Date: Tuesday, 13 December 2016 Time: 12:00-13:00 Venue: Leiden University, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Pieter de la Court building, Room ...
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  • 7 December 2016: Jonathan Hopkin (LSE) on populism and party system change
    Leiden University’s Centre for the Study of Political Parties and Representation cordially invites you to attend a public lecture: Jonathan Hopkin, ‘It’s the people, stupid!’ Populism and Party System Change Date: Wednesday, 7 December 2016 Time: 16:00-17:30 Venue: Leiden University, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Pieter de la Court building, Room 1.A20 (Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden) Weakening ‘cartel ...
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  • 5 October 2016: CSPPR Opening Lecture
    5 October 2016 — David Farrell: ‘Stripped Down or Reconfigured Democracy’
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