Miller Center

2009 Spring Fellowship Conference

May 7, 2009
9:30 AM





Kathryn Gardner, Anne Peters, Jeffrey W Legro, John Waterbury, Debra Shulman, John L Esposito

2009 Spring Fellowship Conference

Moderator: Jeffrey W. Legro, University of Virginia

Special Relationships, Dollars, and Development: U.S. Foreign Aid and State-Building Egypt, Jordan, South Korea, and Taiwan
Fellow: Anne Peters, University of Virginia
Mentor: John Waterbury, American University of Beirut
Commentator: Debra Shulman, College of William & Mary

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Politicizing Religion: A Comparative Look at the Origins and Development of Muslim Incorporation Policies
Fellow: Kathryn Gardner, University of Notre Dame
Mentor: John L. Esposito, Georgetown University
Commentator: Jennifer Fitzgerald, University of Colorado at Boulder

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May 7, 2009
11:00 AM





Mark R Beissinger, Philip Zelikow, Daniel Byman, Melvyn P. Leffler, Walter Ladwig, Jesse Driscoll

Panel 2: Instigating and Consolidating Regime Change

Moderator: Melvyn P. Leffler, University of Virginia

Assisting Counterinsurgents: U.S. Security Assistance and Internal War, 19461991
Fellow: Walter Ladwig, University of Oxford
Mentor: Daniel Byman, Georgetown University
Commentator: Philip D. Zelikow, University of Virginia

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Exiting Anarchy: Militia Politics and the Post-Soviet Peace
Fellow: Jesse Driscoll, Stanford University
Mentor: Mark R. Beissinger, Princeton University

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May 7, 2009
2:00 PM





Richard Bensel, Richard White, John McNeill, Professor Jeff Jenkins, Chris Jones, Stefan Heumann

Panel 3: Region and Empire

Moderator: Jeffery A. Jenkins, University of Virginia

Energy Highways: Canals, Pipes, and Wires Transform the Mid-Atlantic
Fellow: Chris Jones, University of Pennsylvania
Mentor: John McNeill, Georgetown University

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The Tutelary Empire: State- and Nation-Building in the 19th Century U.S.
Fellow: Stefan Heumann, University of Pennsylvania
Mentor: Richard White, Stanford University
Commentator: Richard Bensel, Cornell University

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May 8, 2009
9:30 AM




Sidney M. Milkis, Professor Brian Balogh, Julian E. Zelizer, Hugh Heclo

Manuscript Review: A Government Out of Sight

A Government Out of Sight: The Mystery of National Authority in Nineteenth-Century America
(Cambridge University Press, 2009).

Author: Prof. Brian Balogh, University of Virginia

Commentors:
Prof. Hugh Heclo, George Mason University
Prof. Julian Zelizer, Princeton University

Moderator: Sidney Milkis, University of Virginia

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May 8, 2009
1:15 PM






Tom Burke, Henry Farrell, Silvio Waisbord, Vesla Weaver, Nicole Hemmer, David Karpf, Emily Zackin, Siva Vaidhyanathan

Panel 4: Political Impact of Mass Media

Moderator: Vesla Weaver, University of Virginia

Messengers of the Right: Media and Modern American Conservatism
Fellow: Nicole Hemmer, Columbia University
Mentor: Silvio Waisbord, George Washington

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Network-Enhanced Goods and Internet-Mediated Organizations: The Internet's Effects on Political Participation, Organization, and Mobilization
Fellow: David Karpf, University of Pennsylvania
Mentor: Henry Farrell, George Washington University
Commentator: Siva Vaidhyanathan, University of Virginia

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Positive Rights in the Constitutions of the United States
Fellow: Emily Zackin, Princeton University
Mentor: Tom Burke, Wellesley College

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