Francis Fukuyama

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General Information

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Name: Francis Fukuyama

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, History

Born: 1952 in Chicago, Illinois


Website: fukuyama.stanford.edu

Email: f.fukuyama@stanford.edu


Illinois Connection

Francis Fukuyama was born in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Francis Fukuyama is Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. He received his B.A. from Cornell University in classics, and his Ph.D. from Harvard in Political Science.

Dr. Fukuyama has written widely on issues relating to questions concerning democratization and international political economy. He is chairman of the editorial board of The American Interest, which he helped to found in 2005.

Published Works

  • The End of History and the Last Man, Free Press, 1992
  • Trust: The Social Virtues and the Creation of Prosperity, Free Press, 1995
  • The Great Disruption: Human Nature and the Reconstitution of Social Order , Free Press, 1999
  • Our Posthuman Future: Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2000
  • State-Building: Governance and World Order in the 21st Century, Cornell University Press, 2004
  • at the Crossroads: Democracy, Power, and the Neoconservative Legacy, Yale University Press, 2006
  • After the Neocons, Profile Books, 2007
  • Falling Behind: Explaining the Development Gap Between Latin America and the United States, Oxford University Press, 2008
  • The Origins of Political Order: From Prehuman Times to the French Revolution , Farrar, Straus & Giroux

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

End of History and the Last Man

ISBN: 0241130131
Release Date: 1992

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The Great Disruption: Human Nature and the Reconstitution of Social Order

ISBN: 068484530X
Release Date: 1999-06-14

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State-Building: Governance and World Order in the 21st Century

ISBN: 0801442923
Release Date: 2004-05

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America at the Crossroads: Democracy, Power, and the Neoconservative Legacy

ISBN: 0300113994
Release Date: 2006-02

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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