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Author Archives: novapsc
See Kunle’s piece on colonialism, development and democratization in the latest issue of the APSA-CD Newsletter, February 2014
Read Mark’s fascinating article on the Crimean War. Yes, there was alcohol involved.
Political Science Professor David M. Barrett published the article linked below in “Roll Call,” a publication widely read on Capitol Hill, about an angry ongoing dispute between the head of the CIA and the chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee … Continue reading
Mark Schrad’s Vodka Politics is due out very soon. To tide you over till then, check out Mark’s related piece in Politico on vodka and Russian diplomacy.
We’d like to share some very good news we have received over the past couple of weeks at PSC: Jess Wamala, PSC ’12 and current MA student in PSC, has just been named a 2014 Rhodes Scholar. We are overjoyed … Continue reading
Her name is misspelled, but we know who they mean. Catherine sees many of the roots of conflict in domestic politics: http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2013/08/25/nova-scholar-weighs-in-on-trouble-in-middle-east/
Mark is still in his cups — but only in an academic way: http://www.salon.com/2013/08/24/murder_intrigue_and_the_mysterious_origins_of_vodka/
Professor Shigehiro (Shige) Suzuki is a full time faculty member in PSC. He tries to bring a global vision to his students with his professional experiences and by promoting cultural sensitivity. After graduating from Tokyo University, he entered the Japanese … Continue reading
Mark writes about the movement to boycott Russian vodka to protest its anti-LGBT legislation. Read about here.