Modern Greek Studies Association

Dr. Tina Mavrikos-Adamou

Adjunct Associate Professor
Hofstra University
Department of Political Science

Ph.D. 1996 University of Edinburgh (Political Sociology)
M.A. 1987 New School for Social Research (Political Theory)
B.A. 1983 New York University (Politics)

Principal Publications

Encyclopedia: Class in America, [two volumes] contributor, Greenwood Press, July 2007.

“Towards Developing a Civil Society in South Eastern Europe,” Chapter 12 in The New Balkans (in Greek) Victor Roudementof ed. Athens: Herodotus Press, 2008.

“The Democratization Process: Comparing FYR Macedonia, Bulgaria, and Albania,” Chapter 7, included in a volume edited by Lynne Christine Alice, entitled Ethnocentrism, Minority Rights, and Civil Society, Peter Lang Publishers, 2008.

“Multicultural Education and Democratic Enhancement,” August 2003, American Political Science Association, PROceedings: Political Research on-Line 2003. Paper found on ERIC.

“The Development of Civil Society in Southeastern Europe,” Chapter 11 in The New Balkans: Disintegration and Reconstruction, co-edited by George A. Kourvetaris, et al., (East European Monographs, Boulder, distributed by Columbia University Press, NY) 2002, pp. 273-292.

"Policy-Making and Decision-Making in the European Union," Journal of Liberal Arts, Vol. 3, No. 2, June 1997.

"The Question of Legitimacy," Journal of Modern Greek Studies, The John Hopkins University Press, Vol. 13, No. 2, October 1995.

Political Science Dept., Barnard Hall 205
Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11549


(516) 463-5616

Areas of Specialization

Comparative Politics
Southern European Politics and the Balkans

Courses Taught in Modern Greek Studies

The Modern Greek Nation-State
The Development of Civil Society in South East Europe

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