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Interview with Brian Baird

The first interview in Let’s Be Heard! is with Brian Baird. He has a PhD in social science, served 12 years in Congress, and was a university president. He argued that political scientists need to […]

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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 […]

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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 […]