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The department offers programs leading to the master of arts (M.A.), master of public administration (M.P.A.), and doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees.
Our faculty are engaged in research that spans a broad range of subfields in political science.
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Town Hall Discussion Features UA Political Science Faculty Member
Symposium Examines Race Relations at the University of Alabama
Levine wins Major Book Award
Ambassador Nancy Soderberg, “How to Fix the World’s Problems and Why You Should Care.”
Department Colloquium: Dr. Peter Brickey LeQuire, April 9
Dr. Michael Owens (Emory University) to Speak on the Politics of Mass Incarceration, Wednesday, March 5th
Smith, Joseph. “Law, Fact, and the Threat of Reversal From Above.” American Politics Research, March 2014, Volume 42(2): 226-256.
Gina Lei Miller and Emily Hencken Ritter, “Emigrants and the onset of civil war.” Journal of Peace Research January 2014 51: 51-64
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