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The Psychology of Dictatorship

Event Recap

March 11, 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Speaker: 
Fathali Moghaddam
Event Sponsor: 
Iranian Studies Program
The Psychology of Dictatorship

Fathali Moghaddam is Professor, Department of Psychology, and Director of The Conflict Resolution Program, Department of Government, Georgetown University. He is the Editor of ‘Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology’ (American Psychological Association).

He was educated from an early age in England, and worked for the United Nations and McGill University before joining Georgetown. He returned to Iran in 1979 and was researching there during the hostage taking crisis and the early years of the Iran- Iraq war. His most recent books include ‘The Psychology of Dictatorship’ (2013), ‘Psychology for the Third Millenium (2012, with Rom Harre), and ‘The New Global Insecurity’ (2010).

Lecture in English

Pigott Hall, Building 260, Room 113
Contact Email: 
iranianstudies@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650.724.0939