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Video: 2015 Gladys M. Kammerer Award

The Gladys M. Kammerer Award is given for the best book in the field of U.S. national policy. The Recipients are Craig Volden, University of Virginia and Alan Wiseman, Vanderbilt University for Legislative Effectiveness in […]

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Video: 2015 Harold D. Lasswell Award

The Harold D. Lasswell prize is awarded annually for the best dissertation in the field of public policy. The award is co-sponsored by the Policy Studies Organization. The Recipient is Michael T. Hartney, Lake Forest […]

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Video: 2015 Victoria Schuck Award

The Victoria Schuck Award is given annually for the best book published on women and politics. The recipient isLisa Baldez, Dartmouth College for Defying Convention: U.S. Resistance to the U.N. Treaty on Women’s Rights, Cambridge […]

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APSA 2016 Award Nominations are OPEN!

Recognizing excellence in the profession is one of the most important roles of the American Political Science Association. Through the service of member committees who review nominations, the Association makes awards for the best dissertations, […]

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Video: 2015 Leo Strauss Award

The Leo Strauss prize is awarded annually for the best dissertation in the field of political philosophy.  This award is presented to Teresa Mia Bejan, University of Toronto for the Dissertation: “Mere Civility: Toleration and […]

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Video: 2015 Woodrow Wilson Foundation Award

The Woodrow Wilson Award is given for the best book on government, politics, or international affairs. The award is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson Foundation at Princeton University. The Recipients are Ben W. Ansell, University […]

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Video: 2015 William Anderson Award

The William Anderson prize is awarded annually for the best dissertation in the general field of federalism or intergovernmental relations, state and local politics. The Recipient is Alexis Walker, Stetson University for the Dissertation: “Solidarity’s […]

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Video: 2015 Ralph J. Bunche Award

The Ralph Bunche Award is given for the best scholarly work in political science that explores the phenomenon of ethnic and cultural pluralism. The Recipient is Megan Ming Francis, University of Washington for Civil Rights […]