Week of January 28, 2019

Department of Political Science Bulletin, January 28, 2019

FACULTY AND GRADUATE STUDENTS PAPERS, PUBLICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES:

Nives Dolšak and Aseem Prakash. Climate movement should focus on winning 2020 presidential elections. The Hill, January 4, 2019.

Joannie Tremblay-Boire and Aseem PrakashBiased Altruism? Islamophobia and Donor Support for Global Humanitarian OrganizationsPublic Administration Review, 2019, 79(1): 113–124.

POLITICAL SCIENCE TALKS/SEMINARS:

Winter Political Science Faculty Panel with James Long, Susan Whiting, and John Wilkerson: “Corruption in Comparative Perspective”. Wednesday, February 6, 5:30–7:00pm, Gowen Hall room 201. Coordinated by Pi Sigma Alpha. The event is free but, given the limited seating capacity, the audience will need to reserve their seats here.

Professor Mark Alan Smith will be giving a talk, "How Intellectual Dishonesty Has Improved Christianity and Islam," on Friday, February 22, 1:30–3:00pm, Gowen Hall 1A (Olson Room).

The Department of Political Science presents: Suzanne Mettler (Cornell University), “The Government Citizen-Citizen Disconnect.” Friday, February 22, 6:00–7:30pm in the Walker-Ames Room, Kane Hall. There will be a reception prior to the lecture, at 5:30pm, also in the Walker-Ames Room.

Simpson Center for the Humanities; Department of Political Science; Middle East Center; Program on Ethics; Comparative Religion Program; and Department of Law, Societies & Justice present: Andrew March (University of Massachusetts, Amherst). “The Caliphate of Man: The Invention of Popular Sovereignty in Modern Islamic Thought”. Thursday, May 16, 2019, 12–1:30 pm in the Olson Room (Gowen 1A).

 

 

 

Please send news items for the bulletin to Jerry (kohlj@uw.edu) by noon on Thursdays.