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Friday, December 16, 2016
After Trump’s Election, Political Scientists Feel New Urgency
The Chronicle of Higher Education Fernanda Zamudio-Suaréz
December 16, 2016
Since Donald J. Trump was elected president, Yascha Mounk, a lecturer in political theory at Harvard University, has fielded calls from reporters, government officials, and think tanks. Some callers are interested in the factors that fueled Mr. Trump’s victory, but most have a more existential concern: Is liberal democracy under threat?