Lisa Wedeen

University of Chicago

This book is dedicated to Jean Comaroff and John Comaroff because they taught me how to be a colleague. Their camaraderie, devotion to scholarship, playfulness, energy, sizzling intellects, political and philosophical commitments, and unwavering affection – their ability to show up for me (and for others) – remind me why I chose my peculiar form of political theory as my vocation.

Authoritarian Apprehensions: Ideology, Judgment, and Mourning in Syria.