Diane Parness

Title: Professor; Holocaust Lecture Series Adacemic Coordinator

Concentration: Comparative Politics; European Politics; Russia

Education: Ph. D., Georgetown University

Office: Stevenson 2070H

Phone: (707) 664-3142

Email: diane.parness@sonoma.edu

Bio

Specializes in the politics of the left in Europe, particularly Germany.  Current research is focused on the difficulties of sustaining democracy in the fragile systems of Eastern Europe.

Courses

  • POLS 202: Issues in Modern American Politics
  • POLS 303: Comparative Political Analysis
  • POLS 310: Classical Political Thought
  • POLS 315: Democracy, Capitalism and Socialism
  • POLS 350: European Parliamentary Democracies
  • POLS 351: Politics of Russia
  • POLS 352: Politics of Eastern Europe
  • POLS 498: Senior Seminar