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Professor Elizabeth Shakman Hurd discusses Cemil Aydin's new book 'The Idea of the Muslim World A Global Intellectual History' for The Immanent Frame

In "The idea of the Muslim world and the global politics of religion,” Hurd focuses on the implications of Aydın’s critique of the idea of the Muslim world for the study of global politics and religion.

Assoc. Professor Wendy Pearlman appeared on Chicago Tonight to discuss her new book 'We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled'

Watch the interview with WTTW's Phil Ponce.

Ph.D. Candidate Matthew Lacombe dives into how the NRA effectively uses its organization, position, and membership in Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog

"This is how the NRA ‘politically weaponized’ its membership"

Northwestern Now profiles the new Center for the Study of Diversity and Democracy

Within Political Science, CSDD will focus on combining research with community leaders, exploring best practices in promoting equal citizenship, the attitudinal bases of group solidarity and inter-group tolerance in diverse democracies.

Assoc. Professor Bill Hurst: Think more expansively and daringly about Chinese politics research

"Treating What Ails the Study of Chinese Politics"


Political Theory Colloquium

Monday, October 23, 12:00 PM
Professor Linda Zerilli, Department of Political Science & Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, University of Chicago, "Democratic Judgment in an Age of 'Alternative Facts'"

American Politics Workshop

Friday, October 27, 12:00 PM
Ethan Busby, Ph.D. Candidate, "I hear you loud and clear – and that’s the problem: Intergroup experiences, political attitudes, and political tolerance"

International Relations Workshop

Friday, October 27, 12:00 PM
Jeff Colgan, Brown University, "Seeing Like A System"