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Power and Willpower in the American Future Author Reception with Dr. Robert Lieber

Dr. Robert J. Lieber, an expert on American foreign policy and U.S. relations with the Middle East and Europe, joined TIP for an evening reception to discuss his most book, Power and Willpower in the American Future: Why the United States Is Not Destined to Decline

Dr. Lieber is a Professor of Government and International Affairs at Georgetown University, where he has previously served as Chair of the Government Department and Interim Chair of Psychology. He is the author or editor of sixteen books on international relations and U.S. foreign policy. He also served as an adviser to several presidential campaigns, the State Department and the drafters of U.S. National Intelligence Estimates. His latest book, Power and Willpower in the American Future: Why the U.S. is Not Destined to Decline, is published by Cambridge University Press. Lieber received his undergraduate education at the University of Wisconsin and earned his Ph.D. at Harvard. He has held fellowships from the Guggenheim, Rockefeller and Ford foundations, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He has also taught at Harvard, Oxford and the University of California, Davis, and has been Visiting Fellow at the Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques in Paris, the Brookings Institution in Washington, and Fudan University in Shanghai. His articles and op-eds have appeared in scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Commentary, and Ha’aretz, and his media appearances have included PBS NewsHour, ABC’s Good Morning America and Nightline, NBC and CBS network news, Voice of America, BBC World Service, Al Jazeera, and other radio and TV programs in Europe, the Arab world and Israel.

June 26, 2013 at 6pm - 8pm

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