Michael Horowitz book event at Foreign Policy Research Institute Library, Philadelphia, PA

The Foreign Policy Research Institute will host a discussion with Michael Horowitz, author of The Diffusion of Military Power. Details below.

Date: Monday, September 20, 2010
Time: 11:30 – 12:30
Location: FPRI Library
1528 Walnut Street, Suite 610
Philadelphia, PA

The event is free and open to the public but reservations are required. For more information visit: http://www.fpri.org/events/

The Diffusion of Military Power looks at some of the most important military innovations throughout history, including the advent of the all-big-gun steel battleship, the development of aircraft carriers and nuclear weapons, and the use of suicide terror by non-state actors, and shows how they have shaped the balance of power.

Michael Horowitz, a Senior Fellow in FPRI’s National Security Program, is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He has served as a consultant for the Defense Department on a range of international security issues. In 2006-07 he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and
International Affairs at Harvard University. He completed his Ph.D. in the Department of Government at Harvard University.