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, […]

Book Reviews

Just Published: Nonprofits and Advocacy: Engaging Communities and Government in an Era of Retrenchment

Nonprofits and Advocacy: Engaging Community and Government in an Era of Retrenchment edited by Robert J. Pekkanen, Steven Rathgeb Smith, and Yutaka Tsujinaka, defines advocacy and clarifies the differences among advocacy, lobbying, political activity, and education, as […]

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” […]