Friday, October 25, 2013

Juan Linz, Towering Political Scientist, Dies at 86

Spanish scholar Juan José Linz, Sterling Professor Emeritus of Political and Social Science at Yale University and Prince of Asturias Award in Social Sciences, whose many contributions included the study of authoritarian regimes and of the processes of democratization in Eastern Europe and Latin America,  passed away on October 1st.

Read more at  Washington Post, Slate, and Jornada (en español)

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