What Just Happened? Political Scientists Unpack the 2020 Election November 13, 2020 The UA Political Science department hosted a webinar discussing the 2020 election. Click the link above to view the recording of the webinar.
Spillover Effects of Central Cities on Sustainability Efforts in a Metropolitan Area Dr. Hyunjung Ji (University of Alabama) and Mark Patrick Tate (University of Alabama) Journal Article in Policy Sciences Abstract: Metropolitan cities can serve as laboratories of sustainable development by experimenting with innovative sustainability programs while leveraging the advantages of metropolitan areas. With the importance
Hard White: The Mainstreaming of Racism in American Politics Dr. Richard Fording (University of Alabama), and Sanford F. Schram Published 2020, Oxford University Press Abstract: Hard White explains how the mainstreaming of white nationalism occurred, pointing to two major shifts in the movement. First, Barack Obama’s presidential tenure, along with increases in minority representation, fostered
Cultural Diversity and World Politics Dr. Elif Kalaycioglu (University of Alabama) Journal Article in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies, October 27, 2020
Professor Joseph Smith comments on Jones-Tuberville Senate Race Article featuring Dr. Joseph Smith in Gray Television Washington News Bureau, October 29, 2020.
A Liberal History of Conservatism Article written for the Washington Examiner by Dr. George Hawley, October 22, 2020.
Battle for the Boomers: Can Biden surf the gravy wave to the White House? Article written for The Spectator by Dr. George Hawley, October 15, 2020.
We can Trust the Election Process Article written for al.com by Dr. Joseph Smith, October 8, 2020.
UA’s Vote Everywhere Chapter wins Chapter of the Year Award! Congratulations! Full Article HERE
UA Political Science Professor Richard Fording to present at “What Would John Lewis Do? VOTE!” Sponsored by the UA Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, this teach-in will cover: Evolution of the Vote in America Understanding the Electoral College Media and the election This will be an online event from 6:00-8:00 PM on Monday, Oct.