Democracy: A Citizen Perspective
Åbo Akademi University, Finland
The Department of Political Science and the Social Science Research Institute of Åbo Akademi University, Finland, invites paper proposals to an international conference called Democracy: A Citizen Perspective to be held in Åbo (Turku), Finland, on May 27-28, 2015
The conference marks the completion of the activities of the Center of Excellence in democracy research (D:CE) that
has been in operation since 2006. By bringing together a wide range of international researchers, the conference aims
at portraying the state of the art in central fields of democracy research.
The conference consists of keynote addresses by Professor Diana C. Mutz and Professor David Farrell, as well as five
panels chaired by members of the D:CE International Advisory Board (see the preliminary program below). Each panel
is designed to include four paper presentations.
Paper proposals should be sent no later than January 31, 2015 to the Conference Secretary, Ms. Cecilia Fredriksson at firstname.lastname@example.org