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Maxwell / Moynihan / Center for European Studies

DIRECTORS


Glyn Morgan
Associate Professor, Political Science
Co-Director, Center for European Studies

Glyn Morgan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and Co-Director of the Center for European Studies at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University. Professor Morgan earned his MA from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1982 and his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley in 2001. His book The Idea of a European Superstate: Public Justification and European Enlargement was published by Princeton University in 2005. His research interests include political philosophy, European politics--particularly the European Union--and the sociology of religion. Within political philosophy, his chief interests include the history of eighteenth and nineteenth century political thought; the ethics of international relations; nationalism; European integration; and the idea of toleration. He has published several journal articles, including “Security and Free Expression”, “Europe, Enlargement, and Enlightenment”, and “Multicultural Europe in Theory and Practice.”


Margarita Estevez-Abe
Associate Professor, Political Science
Co-Director, Center for European Studies

Margarita Estevez-Abe is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and Co-Director of the Center for European Studies at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University. Professor Estevez-Abe earned her Ph.D. in Government from Harvard University in 1999. Her research interests include comparative political economy, Japan, and gender. Her book Welfare and Capitalism in Postwar Japan, published by Cambridge University Press in 2008, explains how postwar Japan managed to achieve a highly egalitarian form of capitalism despite meager social spending. The book won the Ohira Masayoshi Memorial Award in 2009. In addition to publishing book chapters, she has written numerous articles in, among others, Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State and Society; Global Asia; World Politics; Asian Survey; Social Politics; and The International Studies Review. She is currently working on several book projects (edited and single authored).