Caroline Hartzell Session Overview

Professor of Political Science, Gettysburg College

Caroline Hartzell is a Professor in the Political Science Department at Gettysburg College and was the founding director of the College's Globalization Studies program. Her specialization is in international political economy with an emphasis on issues of conflict and conflict management, development, and globalization. Professor Hartzell's research focuses on cross-national civil war settlements and the effects institutions, both domestic and international, have on social conflict. She has published numerous journal articles on the effects that power-sharing settlements of civil wars have on the duration and quality of the peace, as well as co-authored and co-edited books on those topics.  Professor Hartzell's research has been supported by the U.S. Institute of Peace, where she was a Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow, and a grant from the National Science Foundation to carry out survey research on factors affecting the stability of the peace following power-sharing settlements. Professor Hartzell is editor of the journal Conflict Management and Peace Science, the journal of the Peace Science Society (International).  She also serves on the editorial boards of the journals Ethnopolitics and Foreign Policy Analysis.

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2017–2018 SESSIONS

This year's sessions begin with an introduction from Dr. Kathleen Hicks and move into a range of topics that include Religion, Identity Politics and Civil Wars; Iran, Turkey, and Israel; Realism, Liberalism, and U.S.-China Relations; National Economies in a Globalized World; and more.

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