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Ruling Russia: Authoritarianism from the Revolution to Putin

William Zimmerman When the Soviet Union collapsed, many hoped that Russia's centuries-long history of autocratic rule might finally end. Yet today's Russia appears to be retreating from democracy, not progressing toward it. more...

William Zimmerman's book

Events

  • CPS Workshop - Muzammil Hussain
    “Securing Technologies of Freedom after the Arab Spring: Policy Entrepreneurship and Norms Consolidation Practices in Internet Freedom Promotion”
    Wed, May 14, 2014, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
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  • CPS Workshop - Cassandra Grafstrom
    “Double Jeopardy for the Left? The Partisan Asymmetry of Electoral Accountability”
    Wed, May 21, 2014, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
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  • ISQM Workshop - Alberto Abadie
    “Endogenous Stratification in Randomized Experiments”
    Wed, May 21, 2014, 4-5:30pm, 5670 Haven Hall
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News

Donald Kinder Named Philip E. Converse Distinguished University Professor of Political Science

Donald Kinder Don has been named the Philip E. Converse Distinguished University Professor of Political Science. This appointment recognizes exceptional scholarly achievements. Recipients are the University's most prestigious professors.
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New CPS Director Named

Directors

Ken Kollman has been named the new Director of CPS starting summer 2015, with Professor Michael Traugott agreeing to serve as interim Director until that time. Our thanks and congratulations to Nancy Burns, who after serving as Director of CPS for 10 years, is now the Chair of the Department of Political Science! read more ...

 

Allan Stam Allan Stam appointed as Dean of the Batten School
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James Morrow Jim Morrow elected to The American Academy of Arts and Sciences
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M. Kent Jennings M. Kent Jennings Receives Harold Lasswell Award
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Robert Franzese Robert Franzese inducted at Fellows of the Society for Political Methodology
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