Public Policy Lecture Series: John J. Mearsheimer, “Can China Rise Peacefully?”
7 p.m., Vollum lecture hall
Mearsheimer has written extensively about security issues and international politics, publishing in both academic and popular journals and authoring five books; most recently, Why Leaders Lie: The Truth about Lying in International Politics. His op-ed pieces for the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times have addressed Bosnia, nuclear proliferation, American policy towards India, the failure of Arab-Israeli peace efforts, and the folly of invading Iraq. Sponsored by the Munk-Darling Lecture Fund in International Relations. For more information, visit the Public Policy Lecture Series online.