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 […]

Annual Conference

Short Course: Building International Scholarly Partnerships

Building International Scholarly Partnerships This half-day course led by Rod Alence, Nolan McCarty, Anne Pitcher, and Mark Tessler will examine core issues related to pursuing international collaborations. Geared toward faculty interested in initiating or improving […]

Awards

American Political Science Association’s 2015 Heinz Eulau Award Winner

The American Political Science Association’s 2015 Heinz Eulau Award was given to Carles Boix (Princeton) and Frances Rosenbluth (Yale) for their piece “Bones of Contention: The Political Economy of Height Inequality” in February’s edition of the American Political Science Review. […]

Annual Conference

Short Course Highlight: Departmental Leadership

Short Course Highlight: Departmental Leadership APSA Annual Meeting Wednesday, September 2, 1:30 p.m.-5:30p.m. Hilton Union Square 15 The purpose of this course is to provide current and potential department leaders with information on how to recruit, […]

Journals

Compared to What? Judicial Review and Other Veto Points in Contemporary Democratic Theory

Compared to What? Judicial Review and Other Veto Points in Contemporary Democratic Theory David Watkins and Scott Lemieux Many democratic and jurisprudential theorists have too often uncritically accepted Alexander Bickel’s notion of “the countermajoritarian difficulty” […]

Journals

Developmental Perspectives on Lesbian and Gay Politics: Fragmented Citizenship in a Fragmented State

Developmental Perspectives on Lesbian and Gay Politics: Fragmented Citizenship in a Fragmented State Stephen M. Engel Responding to recent criticism that American political development (APD) has yet to fully engage with both contemporary and historical […]

people

Remembering John H. Romani

John H. Romani, age 90, of Ann Arbor, Michigan passed away on July 8 of natural causes. After serving in World War II, he received Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Government from the University of […]