Winter 2009

Number 3

 
 

Events

"Law, State-Building, and Interracial Intimacy in Jim Crow America," Professor Julie Novkov, SUNY Albany

Tuesday, March 21
4:30 p.m.
McGuinn Third Floor Lounge
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA
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"Lincoln and the Rebirth of Liberal Democracy,"
Professor Robert Faulkner

Tuesday, March 24
6:00 p.m.
Supreme Court Historical Society
One First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20543
RSVP required.
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"The Next Chapter: Engaging with Islam in the Middle East and Beyond,"

Professor Jonathan Laurence

Monday, April 13
7:00 p.m.
TransAtlantic Academy
of the German Marshall Fund
1744 R Street NW
Washington, DC
SOLD OUT.
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Faculty Publications

Kenneth Kersch
"Neoconservatism and the Courts: The Public Interest, 1965-1980," Ourselves and Our Posterity: Essays in Constitutional Originalism
(Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2008).
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Robert Ross
China's Ascent: Power, Security, and the Future of International Politics,
co-editor, with Zhu Feng
(Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008).
Edited by Justin Wintle. Routledge. 2006.
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Kay Schlozman
"Political Voice in an Age of Equality," in America at Risk: The Great Dangers,
Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell, eds. (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2008).
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For alumni

Alumni Online Community
Find and connect with other BC political science alumni.
Give to BC
Make a gift online.

Web resources

BCPSAN - homepage
BC Alumni - Alumni and Friends homepage
BCInfo - News and information

   

Viewpoints

2008 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION ANALYSIS

Dr. William Schneider, CNN Political Analyst, discusses the role of the media in the 2008 presidential election and his experience as a visiting professor at BC.



Dear President Obama

FACULTY ADVICE FOR THE 44TH PRESIDENT

Read letters from the BC political science faculty to President Obama on policy areas including East Asian security, tax policy, special interests, and energy.


Faculty Profile

ROBERT K. FAULKNER

Professor Robert K. Faulkner describes his proudest accomplishment, what drew him to teach political science, and the last book he read.


Career Resources

2009 INTERNSHIPS

Read a note from Kevin Lichtenberg '05, BCPSAN internship coordinator, about ways to provide internship opportunities for undergraduates and alumni, and career search services at BC.