Eric Kaufmann is Professor of Politics at Birkbeck College, University of London. He is the author of numerous titles, including Shall the Religious Inherit the Earth?, The Rise and Fall of Anglo-America, The Orange Order and Unionism and Orangeism in Northern Ireland since 1945 with Henry Patterson. He is co-editor of Political Demography and Whither the Child: causes and consequences of low fertility, and editor of Rethinking Ethnicity: Majority Groups and Dominant Minorities. An editor of the journal Nations and Nationalism, he has written for Newsweek International, Foreign Policy and Prospect magazines, and blogs at Huffington Post. His current ESRC grant, affiliated with the think-tank Demos, examines white working-class responses to diversity in the UK and he is currently working on a new book entitled Whiteshift: immigration, populism and the myth of majority decline to be published in 2018.
The psychology of hope, resilience and defeat,
May 12th, 2017, Lecture Hall