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Suggested Reading List for Trump
(Bensel quoted)
August 10th, 2016
Kreps quoted in Christian Science Monitor
August 7th, 2016
Hajer Al-Faham named 2016-2017 APSA Minority Fellowhip Program Fellow
July 21st, 2016
Levine Wins APSA’s 2016 Best Book Award from the Experimental Research Section and the 2016 Paul Lazarsfeld Best Paper Award
(with co-author Yanna Krupnikov)
July 15th, 2016
Here’s what China’s people really think about the South China Sea
July 14th, 2016
A ChinaFile Conversation
(Weiss, Carlson, Kardon)
July 12th, 2016
Why New Jersey incarcerates more people than Rwanda
(Enns quoted)
June 16th, 2016
What ‘Hamilton’ Forgets About Hamilton
(Frank, Kramnick)
June 10th, 2016
Playing Offense on Voting Rights
June 10th, 2016
Reviving Progressive Foreign Policy
June 9th, 2016
Trump and the End of Everything
June 7th, 2016
Doctoral students present work at Stockholm conference
June 3rd, 2016
Sussman addresses follow graduates
May 29th, 2016
New novel by government professor takes flight
May 23rd, 2016
Govt Honors Students Win Dept Awards
The Clyde A. Duniway Prize, given to an outstanding student with a major in Government, was awarded to Caitlan Sussman.
The Sherman-Bennett Prize for the best essay discussing the principles of free government was awarded to Nathan Jacobson.
The Kasdan-Montessori Peace Prize for the best essay on the problems of securing peace in the world was awarded to James Toomey.
The Lieutenant David Chrystall Prize for the best essay or treatise dealing with diplomacy, international relations or the preservation of peace was awarded to Michael Alter.
The Janice N. and Milton J. Esman Undergraduate Prize for outstanding undergraduate scholarship was awarded to Benjamin Leff.
May 23rd, 2016
Kastenbaum ’16 receives town-gown leadership award
May 20th, 2016
Pennington wins Deanne Gebell Gitner ’66 and Family Annual Prize for Teaching Assistants
May 13th, 2016
Would Clinton really appoint a cabinet that’s half women and half men?
May 9th, 2016
Pepinsky quoted in The Guardian
May 7th, 2016
Evaluating CVE
(Caitlin Mastroe)
May 6th, 2016
Peter Enns on Talk Nation Radio
May 3rd, 2016
Cambodia experience sows seeds for future scholars
May 2nd, 2016
Levine in The Washington Post
April 22nd, 2016
China’s food safety challenges
(Lin Fu)
April 11th, 2016
Pepinsky named international faculty fellow
April 20th, 2016
Poll: We like health care reform, not its politics
April 20th, 2016
Kreps quoted in NY Times
April 20th, 2016
The Puzzle of Reform, Part 2
April 18th, 2016
Does shielding the public from the costs of war actually affect attitudes about the war?
(Flores-Macias, Kreps)
April 14th, 2016
New Crime, Prisons, Education and Justice minor
April 12th, 2016
China swooping in on military drone market
April 1st, 2016
Sanders on Trump’s Rise
March 24th, 2016
Pepinsky quoted in the Globe and Mail
March 17th, 2016
Enns’ new book sheds light on high U.S. incarceration rate
March 16th, 2016
Cornell in Turin cited for study of 'model' community center
March 10th, 2016
Machinations of Wicked Men
March 9th, 2016
Interview with American military expert Sarah Kreps
March 2nd, 2016
Cornell Professors Weigh in On Super Tuesday Results
March 2nd, 2016
Why isn’t Bernie Sanders expanding the electorate?
February 29th, 2016
Why I stopped wearing the hijab
February 19th, 2016
What’s wrong with Bernie Sanders’s message?
February 8th, 2016
Roundtable weighs Chinese political developments
February 8th, 2016
Jones-Correa quoted in Int’l Business Times
February 4th, 2016
What Xi Can Do About Taiwan
January 28th, 2016
Garcia-Rios quoted in Huffington Post
January 22nd, 2016
Mertha new president of The Center for Khmer Studies
January 20th, 2016
How Drones are Reshaping the World
(Sarah Kreps)
December 11th, 2015
Leutert Receives Fulbright-Hays Fellowship
November 23rd, 2015
The Global Financial Crisis: How It Changed the World
(Jonathan Kirshner)
November 16th, 2015
Woody Allen at Eighty
(Jonathan Kirshner)
November 14th, 2015
Beijing better sit down with the Dalai Lama
(Allen Carlson)
November 12th, 2015
Michener quoted in ABC News
November 12th, 2015
Hosting SNL Could Hurt Donald Trump With Voters
(Sergio Garcia-Rios)
November 5th, 2015
Carlson quoted in Daily Mail
November 5th, 2015
Wallace quoted in Newcastle Herald
October 31st, 2015
Jones-Correa quoted in El Semanario
October 30th, 2015
Levine Hosts Seminar on Presentation of Climate Change
October 23rd, 2015
Mettler quoted in The New York Times
October 8th, 2015
Cornell professors testify before House committee
October 8th, 2015
Margulies on new federal prison release
October 7th, 2015
Little quoted in The Boston Globe
September 23rd, 2015
Step One in Transforming the Criminal Justice System: Articulating a New Vision
(Joe Margulies)
September 21st, 2015
Wars, States and Contention
(Sid Tarrow)
September 18th, 2015
China to cut 300,000 soldiers, speed up military modernization
(Jessica Chen Weiss)
September 3rd, 2015
Mary Katzenstein wins Frank J. Goodnow Award
September 3rd, 2015
Danielle Thomsen wins E.E. Schattschneider Award
September 1st, 2015
Alexis Walker receives William Anderson Award
August 28th, 2015
Alex Kuo wins Franklin L. Burdette Pi Sigma Alpha Award
August 28th, 2015
The ‘Jorge Ramos Effect’ Could Hurt Donald Trump
(Sergio Garcia-Rios)
August 28th, 2015
Affinito-Stewart grants support 12 women faculty
(Jamila Michener)
August 28th, 2015
The political implications of China’s stock market crisis
(Jeremy Wallace)
August 28th, 2015
Malaysia’s long history of financial scandals
(Tom Pepinsky)
August 24th, 2015
Fining the Family When All Else Fails
(Mary Katzenstein)
August 3rd, 2015
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