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Professor Chantal Mouffe wins a major international award.

22 March 2011

Chantal Mouffe, a Professor in Political theory at the Department of Politics and IR, Westminster, has won the prestigious  'Medalla al Merito de la Universidad Vercruzana' in Mexico.

She will receive the award in a ceremony on 16 May.

Professor Mouffe also recently delivered the Reckford lecture in European studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapell Hill on " An agonistic Approach to the Future of Europe".

For more information about Professor Mouffe’s work please view her profile.


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