Sept. 14, 2018
The Center for Political and Economic Thought of the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will open the 2018-2019 McKenna Economic Education Lecture Series with a presentation by Professor Christopher Coyne at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, in the Fred M. Rogers Center at Saint Vincent College. His talk is titled, “Tyranny Comes Home: The Domestic Fate of U.S. Militarism.” Admission is free and open to the public.
Coyne is the author or co-author of Tyranny Comes Home: The Domestic Fate of U.S. Militarism (2018, Stanford University Press), Doing Bad by Doing Good: Why Humanitarian Action Fails (2013, Stanford University Press), Media, Development and Institutional Change (2009, Edward Elgar Publishing), and After War: The Political Economy of Exporting Democracy (2007, Stanford University Press). In addition, Coyne has authored numerous academic articles, book chapters and policy studies.
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The Center for Political and Economic Thought is an interdisciplinary public affairs institution of Saint Vincent College. It sponsors research and education programs, primarily in the fields of politics, economics and moral-cultural affairs. The Center seeks to advance scholarship on philosophical and policy concerns related to freedom and Western civilization with particular regard to the American experience. The Center was founded in 1991 as an outgrowth of the Alex G. McKenna Economic Education Series, which was launched in 1986.
The Center’s programs include the Alex G. McKenna Economic Education Series, the Government and Political Education Series, the Civitas Forum on Principles and Policies for Public Life, Culture and Policy Conferences and Scholarships and Fellowships. In addition, the Center supports research and educational activities through its staff and produces numerous publications.
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