Center for the Study of DemocracyThe Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) at the University of California, Irvine sponsors research and education aimed at improving the democratic process in the United States and expanding democracy around the world.
The center frequently sponsors community lectures featuring prominent public figures, high ranking international government officials and democracy supporters, the likes of which have included Jimmy Carter, former President of the United States; Janet Yellen, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights; and California Governor Jerry Brown.
Sociology as a Vocation
April 17, 2015
Eckstein Lecture: Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis
April 22, 2015
How seat was won by Moorlach
March 30, 2015
Mark Petracca, political science associate professor, is quoted by the Orange County Register Mar. 30, 2015
The place where China began its one-child policy is dying
March 24, 2015
Wang Feng, sociology professor, is quoted by Bloomberg Business Mar. 24, 2015