Welcome to The Cline Center for Democracy
The Richard G. and Carole J. Cline Center for Democracy is dedicated to enhancing the capacity of politics to advance societal well-being. Its research mission is globally oriented and committed to the use of advanced technologies and interdisciplinary teams to advance knowledge. The Center also organizes symposia and conferences on relevant topics, conducts a research practicum for advanced undergraduates, and facilitates a civic leadership program for accomplished students with demonstrated leadership potential.
News and Announcements for Cline Center
Wed, 11 Dec 2013
We are pleased to announce that Pulitzer Prize winning reporter and Emmy Award winning producer/ correspondent Hendrik Smith will be the guest speaker for the 2014 Spring Cline Symposium which will take place March 11-12, 2014. He will be speaking on his book “Who Stole the American Dream.” For more information about this upcoming event please click here: (link).
Wed, 25 Sep 2013
Journal article entitled "Climate Change and Civil Unrest: The Impact of Rapid-onset Disasters" by Peter Nardulli, Buddy Peyton, and Joseph Bajjalieh has been published online in the Journal of Conflict Resolution. To learn more click here (link).
Mon, 23 Sep 2013
The Comparative Constitutions Project, with support from Google Ideas and the Indigo Trust, has launched a new site called Constitute which allows a user to browse and examine digitized versions of constitutions from 160 countries around the world. (Link)
Coup D'état Project Above is a visualization of some data produced from the Cline Center for Democracy's Coup D'etat Project (CDP). To learn more about this project click here (link)