Armed Forces and Society Conference, International Political Science Association

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April 15, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Government and Public Service, Military History, Political Science, Social Sciences, Sociology

Conference on Armed Forces and Society

Research Committee on Armed Forces and Society (RC24) of the International Political Science Association

Santiago, Chile, 24-28 June 2019

Our tentative schedule will include the following:

1. A one-day visit to a military installation outside Santiago

2. A half-day visit to another military installation in Santiago

3. Opening and closing conference keynote addresses

4. The Academia Nacional de Estudios Políticos y Estratégicos (ANEPE) is proposing to have two round tables with the Academy´s professors, regarding two specific topics: Civilian leadership in Defence in the Executive Branch and Parliament and Defence

Additionally, we will have a range of panels over two of the days, depending upon the receipt of proposals. Do send in your panel or paper proposal today!

Please feel free to contact the current RC#24 Chair, Dan Zirker (, with suggestions and requests.

Contact Info: 

Daniel Zirker, University of Waikato

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