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German Public Opinion on Foreign and Security Policy in a Time of Transatlantic Stress, Part I

Workshop / Venue: TUM Hochschule für Politik


Hochschule für Politik/ TUM School of Governance

Richard-Wagner-Str. 1

80333 Munich


This workshop examines the effect of changes in transatlantic (and transpacific) relations on public opinion.  Part I of the workshop will be devoted to the evolution of German (and for comparison Japanese) attitudes toward foreign and security policy issues, including defense spending, the use of force, and nuclear weapons.

The keynote panel "German and Japanese Attitudes toward Current Issues in National & International Security" (8.30 a.m. to 10.30 a.m.) is open to the public.

Profs. Tim Büthe (HfP/TUM) and Joseph Grieco (Duke University) will conduct the workshop together with Naoko Matsumura (Kobe) and Atsushi Tago (Waseda University).  


Click here for more information on part II of the workshop.


The workshop is sponsored by the Stiftung Deutsch-Amerikanische Wissenschaftsbeziehungen, the TUM School of Governance's Chair for International Relations, and the Bavarian American Academy.


Organizers: Prof. Dr. Tim Büthe, Chair for International Relations, Hochschule für Politik an der Technischen Universität München und Prof. Dr. Joseph Grieco, Professor of Political Science, Duke University


Contact: Dr. Margaretha Schweiger-Wilhelm