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  • M.A., University of Waterloo
  • MESc, University of Waterloo
  • Ph.D., Carleton University

Mark Yaniszewski

Sessional Lecturer


Research interests: Civil-military relations (especially the limits of discretion for military personnel in democratic regimes); the politics and policies of Canadian exchange soldiers during the 2003 War in Iraq. Areas of Specialization: Fields: comparative politics and international relations. Specializations: civil-military relations in democratic and non-democratic regimes, the coup d’état, and the armed forces in democratic transitions in totalitarian and authoritarian regimes (with an emphasis on Communist and Post-Communist Eastern Europe).