Karen Dawisha

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Karen Dawisha
Karen Dawisha
Karen Dawisha
Born(1949-12-02)December 2, 1949
Pueblo, Colorado, U.S.
DiedApril 11, 2018(2018-04-11) (aged 68)
Oxford, Ohio, U.S.
OccupationAcademic and Author
NationalityAmerican
EducationLancaster University
London School of Economics
Notable workPutin's Kleptocracy
SpouseAdeed Dawisha

Karen Dawisha (December 2, 1949[1] – April 11, 2018) was an American political scientist and writer. She was a professor in the Department of Political Science at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and the director of The Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies.[2][3][4][5]

Dawisha died in Oxford, Ohio on April 11, 2018 of cardiac arrest at the age of 68.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Karen Dawisha (Lee), 68 - Oxford, OH - Background Report at MyLife.com®". www.mylife.com.
  2. Menon, Rajan (25 November 2014). "'Putin's Kleptocracy,' by Karen Dawisha" – via NYTimes.com.
  3. "Karen Dawisha's Putin book blocked by British libel laws". Slate Magazine. Retrieved 4 October 2015.
  4. Adam Taylor (7 April 2014). "The frustrating reason a book detailing Putin's murky past was blocked from publication". Washington Post. Retrieved 4 October 2015.
  5. Anna Arutunyan (30 September 2014). "Book Review: 'Putin's Kleptocracy' by Karen Dawisha". WSJ. Retrieved 4 October 2015.
  6. "Karen Dawisha, a famous academic and publicist, died after she studied Putin's subtleties". Lithuania Tribune. Vilnius, Lithuania. April 11, 2018.