Political Science Archive

Brett Levy, University at Albany – Reducing Political Polarization Through Education

On University at Albany Week: Having an open mind could lead to a better political future.

Gary Ackerman, University at Albany – Defining What Drives A Terrorist

On University at Albany Week: Is terrorists’ violent behaviors driven by an ideology? Gary Ackerman, associate

Carin Robinson, Hood College – Encouraging Women to Run For Political Office

If we want more women to run for office, we should train them to do so.

Marie Ostby, Connecticut College – The Global Genes of Modern Iran

On Connecticut College Week:  Public perception of Iran is not strong in the West. Marie Ostby,

Marie Ostby, Connecticut College – The Global Genres of Modern Iran

On Connecticut College Week:  Public perception of Iran is not strong in the West. Marie Ostby,

Andrea Lanoux, Connecticut College – A New Vision of Russian Childhood Through Literature

On Connecticut College Week:  Even bedtime stories changed after the fall of the Soviet Union. Andrea

John Duffy, University of Notre Dame – Writing and the Public Discourse

How do we change the tone of our current public discourse? John Duffy, professor of English

Greg Shufeldt, Butler University – Political Party Competition in States

On Butler University Week: If one political party controls a state, people lose interest. Greg Shufeldt,

Yufeng Mao, Widener University – A Muslim vision of the Chinese Nation

On Widener University Week: Muslims have had an active history in China’s nation-building. Yufeng Mao, associate

Monti Datta, University of Richmond – How Many People Are Enslaved Today?

On University of Richmond Week: How many people are enslaved today? Monti Datta, associate professor of