Autocratic Legalism: The Use of Legality in Authoritarian Consolidation
April 17, 2020
This roundtable workshop was held on Monday, April 6, 2020. It addressed several dimensions of new authoritarianism with particular focus on the use of legality in authoritarian consolidation.
Holger Klein, Director, Columbia University Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies Senem
Aydın Düzgit, Senior Scholar & Research and Academic Affairs Coordinator, Istanbul Policy Center
Ayşe Kadıoğlu, Visiting Scholar, Columbia University Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies
Session 1: What is Autocratic Legalism?
- Moderator: Tim Frye, Columbia University
Kim Scheppele, Princeton University
Javier Corrales, Amherst College
Session 2: Authoritarian Backslide in Europe and the US
- Moderator: Turkuler Isıksel, Columbia University
David Driesen, Syracuse University College of Law
R. Daniel Kelemen, Rutgers University
Elzbieta Matynia, New School for Social Research