Journals

The Two Cultures of Democratic Theory: Responsiveness, Democratic Quality, and the Empirical-Normative Divide

The Two Cultures of Democratic Theory: Responsiveness, Democratic Quality, and the Empirical-Normative Divide Andrew Sabl Empirical political scientists and normative political theorists both seek to assess the quality of democracy. But they apply to this […]

Journals

Political Science and the Public Sphere Today

Political Science and the Public Sphere Today Rogers M. Smith The potential of political science to contribute to debates over public issues has long been hindered by tensions in the discipline’s goals of achieving scientific […]

Annual Conference

Short Course: Teaching Human Rights

Teaching Human Rights Wednesday, September 2, 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Hilton Union Square 21 This one-day workshop, held one day before the 2015 Annual APSA Convention, will focus on teaching human rights in Political […]

Annual Conference

Short Course: Public Management

Public Management Wednesday, September 2, 9:00 a.m.-1:00p.m. Hilton Union Square 17 & 18 The short course will begin at noon with a welcome panel, kicking off our afternoon with a discussion of major themes, emerging […]

Annual Conference

Short Course: Designing and Conducting Field Research

Designing and Conducting Field Research Wednesday, September 2, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Hilton Franciscan C This short course addresses a variety of field methods and data-collection techniques. The course is based on the premise that designing research (and […]