The Peacemakers: Leadership lessons from 20th Century Statesmanship

Hosted by the Department of International Relations

Clement House, Room 4.02, United Kingdom


Professor Bruce W. Jentleson

Professor Bruce W. Jentleson


Professor Peter Trubowitz

Professor Peter Trubowitz

In the twentieth century, great leaders played vital roles in making the world a fairer and more peaceful place. How did they do it? What lessons can be drawn for the twenty-first-century global agenda? Listen to Bruce W. Jentleson discuss this and his new book, The Peacemakers: Leadership lessons from 20th Century statesmanship.


Bruce W. Jentleson is Professor of Political Science at Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy.

Peter Trubowitz is is Professor and Head of Department of International Relations, and Director of the US Centre at LSE.

This event is free and open to all. A ticket or pre-registration is not required. For any queries email or call 020 7955 6821.


Suggested hashtag for this lecture: #LSEPeacemakers



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