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Contra Politanism: Against The Moral Teleology Of Political Forms, Jacob T. Levy, Stefan Sciaraffa, François Tanguay-Renaud Oct 2015

Contra Politanism: Against The Moral Teleology Of Political Forms, Jacob T. Levy, Stefan Sciaraffa, François Tanguay-Renaud

François Tanguay-Renaud

Jacob T. Levy, Tomlinson Professor of Political Theory Professor of Political Science Associate member, Department of Philosophy, McGill University, talks about forms of political organization, moral purposes, and the influence of social technologies. Respondent: Stefan Sciaraffa, McMaster University


Todd Swanstrom On "Rebound" Neighborhoods, Todd Swanstrom Jul 2015

Todd Swanstrom On "Rebound" Neighborhoods, Todd Swanstrom

Todd Swanstrom

UMSL Professor Todd Swanstrom discusses “rebound” neighborhoods in St. Louis and how the decline of mixed income neighborhoods is a growing concern.


Explaining The Persistence Of Female Genital Mutilation In Egypt, Kristen R. Darling May 2015

Explaining The Persistence Of Female Genital Mutilation In Egypt, Kristen R. Darling

Undergraduate Honors Theses

This project examines the persistence of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Egypt, despite a legislative ban on the practice in 2008. Between 100 and 140 million girls and women worldwide have undergone FGM, with 27.2 million women cut in Egypt alone. The procedure involves the alteration of aspects of the female genitalia, including removal of the clitoris or narrowing of the vaginal opening. While many contend that the practice continues because of traditional, cultural, or even religious norms, I argue that FGM remains prevalent in Egypt because of a widespread lack of education on the subject, exacerbated by the ...


The Debate On China’S Grand Strategy, Lukas K. Danner Apr 2015

The Debate On China’S Grand Strategy, Lukas K. Danner

Dr. Lukas K. Danner

No abstract provided.


Robin Hableton And Todd Swanstrom Talk About Leadership And Inclusive Cities, Todd Swanstrom Apr 2015

Robin Hableton And Todd Swanstrom Talk About Leadership And Inclusive Cities, Todd Swanstrom

Todd Swanstrom

No abstract provided.


American Government (Lecture Slides), Julie Lester, Christopher Lawrence Apr 2015

American Government (Lecture Slides), Julie Lester, Christopher Lawrence

Political Science Ancillary Materials

Revision 2: 10/12/2016

This set of lecture slides for American Government in a .zip compressed file was created under a Round One ALG Textbook Transformation Grant. Topics include the constitution, political participation, the media, and civil liberties.


Review: Halper, Stefan A. Beijing Consensus: Legitimizing Authoritarianism In Our Time. New York, Ny: Basic Books, [2010] 2012. 336 Pp., Lukas K. Danner Mar 2015

Review: Halper, Stefan A. Beijing Consensus: Legitimizing Authoritarianism In Our Time. New York, Ny: Basic Books, [2010] 2012. 336 Pp., Lukas K. Danner

Dr. Lukas K. Danner

No abstract provided.


The Dynamics Of Compression On Presidential Nominations, Samuel Raymond Gedman Jan 2015

The Dynamics Of Compression On Presidential Nominations, Samuel Raymond Gedman

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


What Makes An Ex‐Combatant Happy? A Micro‐Analysis Of Disarmament, Demobilization, And Reintegration In South Sudan., Anup Phayal, Prabin B. Khadka, Clayton L. Thyne Dec 2014

What Makes An Ex‐Combatant Happy? A Micro‐Analysis Of Disarmament, Demobilization, And Reintegration In South Sudan., Anup Phayal, Prabin B. Khadka, Clayton L. Thyne

Anup Phayal

No abstract provided.