Archive | February, 2017

Is American Democracy Broken? Perspectives and Debates

American democracy seems in crisis, as we face legislative gridlock, soaring deficits, negative campaigns awash in donations from anonymous sources, growing public distrust of government, and protest movements on the right and left on the political spectrum. This class provides an overview of competing views on contemporary American democracy and a fresh look at some […]

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Other New and Forthcoming Publications

Jeb Barnes and Nicholas Weller, “Case Studies and Analytic Transparency in Causal-Oriented Mixed-Methods Research,” Symposium on Mixed-Method Research PS: Political Science & Politics (forthcoming) Nicholas Weller and Jeb Barnes, “Pathway Analysis and the Search for Causal Mechanisms,” Sociological Methods & Research 45(3) 424-457 (2016) Jeb Barnes, “Courts and Social Policy,” Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics […]

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New Book Coming

Thomas F. Burke and Jeb Barnes, editors, Varieties of Legal Order: The Politics of Adversarial and Bureaucratic Legalism (Routlege Press, forthcoming)

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