Professor Hawley Discusses Right-Wing Extremism and the Capitol Insurrection on the Science of Politics Podcast Click the link above to read the full article.
Political Science Will Discuss the Events of January 2021 What Just Happened? Insurrection, Impeachment, Inauguration (PDF) Click the link above for more information on this event.
Professor Smith on Claims of Election Fraud Click the link above to read the full article.
Political Science major Barbara Yerkes traces the history of clean elections in the United States. Click the link above to read the full article.
Professor Daniel Levine on Discussing Contentious Political Topics in a Remote Learning Environment Click the link above to be taken to the article.
The Politics of Teaching International Relations in the Arab World: Reading Walt in Beirut, Wendt in Doha, and Abul-Fadl in Cairo Dr. Waleed Hazbun (University of Alabama) Journal Article in International Studies Perspectives, December 17, 2020 Abstract: Can International Relations (IR) as it is taught in the Arab world be said to be an “American social
The Affordable Care Act and the Diffusion of Policy Feedback: The Case of Medicaid Work Requirements Dr. Richard Fording (University of Alabama) and Dr. Dana Patton (University of Alabama) Journal Article in RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences 6(2): 131-153 Abstract: Over the last five years, many states have sought to limit
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