Where is America going? The social capital’s perspective - A public lecture by Robert D. Putnam

Ven, 04/29/2022 - 15:00 / 18:00

The Dome 2, Viale Romania,32

Speaker: Robert D. Putnam , Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government

Where is America Going?
The social capital’s perspective
A public lecture by Robert D. Putnam

Peter and Isabel Malkin Professor of Public Policy
Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government

The Dome 2,29 April 2022, 3:00 pm CEST

Robert D. Putnam is one of the most influential
political and social scientists in the world.
His scientific publications (books and articles)
are required readings for international scholars
and students. He has also advised US presidents
and European prime ministers. He is credited
as having introduced the concept of ‘social
capital’ in political analysis. The lecture will be
based on his and Shaylyn Romney Garrett’s
recent book, The Upswing: How America Came
Together a Century Ago and How We Can Do It
Again, Simon & Schuster, 2020

 

Introduction
Andrea Prencipe
Rector, Luiss University

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Discussant
Sergio Fabbrini
Dean of the Department of Political Science Luiss

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and wear an FFP2 mask for the entire duration