Recent Publication:

Paths Out of Dixie

Robert Mickey The transformation of the American South-from authoritarian to democratic rule-is the most important political development since World War II. It has re-sorted voters into parties, remapped presidential elections, and helped polarize Congress. Most important, it is the final step in America's democratization. read more...

Robert Mickey's book


  • CPS Workshop - Tsebelis
    The Time Inconsistency of Long Constitutions: Evidence from the World
    Wed, May 6, 2015, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
  • ISQM Workshop - Graham
    Wed, May 6, 2015, 4-5:30pm, 5670 Haven Hall
  • CPS Workshop - Ostfeld
    Ethnic Filter Questions:​ ​Problematic Priming of Identity?
    Wed, May 20, 2015, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
    * Lunch will be provided


Arthur Lupia awarded Carnegie Fellowship

Arthur Lupia Arthur Lupia is among the first recipients of the Andrew Carnegie Fellowship. The annual fellowship awards up to $200,000 to support humanities and social science scholars so they can devote a year or two to research and writing. Lupia will use this opportunity to transform the understanding of the public value of social science.

U-M's Ciorciari, Lupia awarded Carnegie Fellowship
Andrew Carnegie Fellows 2015


Anne Pitcher Anne Pitcher elected Vice President of the African Studies Association
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Ron Inglehart Ron Inglehart Receives 2014 Dinerman Award from WAPOR    read more ...

Donald Kinder Donald Kinder Named Philip E. Converse Distinguished University Professor of Political Science  
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Allan Stam Allan Stam appointed as Dean of the Batten School
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