Gerard Alexander 

University of Virgina

My research began with a focus on the conditions of democratic consolidation in advanced industrial countries, especially in Western Europe. My first book — The Sources of Democratic Consolidation (Cornell University Press, 2002) — argued that the key right-of-center political movements formed long-term commitments to democracy only when their political risks in democracy became relatively low as left agendas moderated across more

Suggested Topics: 
-Pax American
-Global Perception
-Comparative Politics -Rise of Populism

Recent AHS Chapters:
-Hillsdale College
-University of Wisconsin
-George Mason University -Ashland University -University of Virginia

Recent Publications

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