Department of Government Blog, April 2010




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The Department of Government is distinguished by the breadth and quality of its faculty, students, and curriculum. To support continued quality the Department of Government blog is dedicated to providing timely news, events, and items of interest pertaining to political science and the Department of Government at the University of Texas at Austin.



Contents: April 1 -- Barilleaux Volume on Presidency Forthcoming -– Barracca Receives Tenure -– Three Recent Pubs for John Booth -– Evans Case Convening Workshop in Sydney –- Crow Accepts Positions at CIDE -– Devereux Starting Consulting Practice -– Julie George’s Book Published -– González’s Book Released in English –- Hayes Accepts Position at American -– D. Hickery New Book Review Editor at JCP -– Lidas Takes New Position at Waseda -– Lida Article Published in SSQ -– Ayesha Ray Elected to State Association -– Two Articles Forthcoming by Jungkun Seo -– C. Shaw Awarded Fulbright -– Sullivan Serving on National Commision –- Turgeon Accepts Position in Brazil –- D. Williams Article in AJPS -– Zhang Receives Directorship -– Green To Receive Tenure -– Spatial Theory of Voting Reprinted in Paperback -– J. Hooker Named LLILAS Associate Director -– Edited Volume on Latin American Left Out This Summer -– McDaniel to Receive Tenure -– McDonald to Receive Tenure -– Pedahzur to be Promoted to Full -– New Alumni Nominated for APSA Awards -– Graduate Students Presenting at 2010 MPSA -– Recent PhD’s Awarded -– April 2 -– Recent ABD’s -– Department of Government Faculty, Circa 1964 -– April 25 -– Reflections from the South Lawn –- Anxious Politics –- Chechnya’s Refugees -– Africa’s Volatile Politics -– Words of Wisdom -– Political Science and Leadership -– Forty Years Ago -– April 30 –- Women in Politics

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