Today’s Spotlight features a photograph, taken by Bryce Vickmark
, of Fotini Christia, an associate professor of political science at MIT.
Western governments often issue travel warnings, alerting their citizens to the hazards of visiting countries beset by political instability, civil war, crime, violence, or terrorist activities.
If Fotini Christia heeded those warnings, she would barely get any work done: Christia specializes in the dynamics of civil wars, local politics, and the postwar reconstruction of states, which she has studied from Afghanistan to Yemen.
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