Conference examines democracy in global south
Posted October 29, 2008; 03:23 p.m.
"Urban Democracy and Governance in the Global South" is the focus of a conference set for 8:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, in 219 Burr Hall.
An international group of scholars will discuss issues related to democracy and development in areas such as South Africa, India and Latin America. Participants will include Princeton scholars Atul Kohli, the David K.E. Bruce Professor of International Affairs, and Deborah Yashar, professor of politics and international affairs.
The conference is sponsored by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and the Project on Democracy and Development.