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Durham University

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Dr Stephen Welch, BA, DPhil (Oxon)

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Lecturer in Politics. Taught previously at the University of Texas at Austin and Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest.

Research Groups

School of Government and International Affairs

Research Interests

  • International Relations: Governance, Policing, Military Sociology
  • Political Culture: Concept and Theory
  • Political Scandal: Theoretical Aspects


Authored book

  • Welch, Stephen (2013). Hyperdemocracy. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Welch, Stephen (2013). The Theory of Political Culture. Oxford Oxford University Press.
  • Welch, Stephen (1993). The Concept of Political Culture. Macmillan and St Martin's Press.

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