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.
Reflections on Service in Congress
15 May, 2014
Are Asian-American parents less likely to spank their children?
31 October, 2014
Research by Jennifer Lee, sociology professor, is featured by NBC News October 8, 2014
In California governor’s race, incumbent Jerry Brown chases fourth term; GOP rival seeks to rebrand party
10 October, 2014
Louis DeSipio, Chicano/Latino studies and political science professor, is quoted by Fox News Latino Oct. 10, 2014
The root problem of Muslim integration in Britain is alienation
6 October, 2014
An article by Sara Goodman, political science assistant professor, is featured by The Washington Post and Khilafah Oct. 6, 2014