Department of Government Blog, August (3) 2014

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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: August 2014 - (reverse chronological order) - August 26 -- Justin Dyer Promoted to Associate and Appointed Kinder Forum Director -- Justin Dyer: Lewis, Barth, and Natural Law -- Eduardo Dargent: Technocracy and Democracy in Latin America -- Xiaobo Lii: New Publications -- Curt Nichols: Recent Publications -- Steve Barracca: Church-State Conflict in Mexico -- Steven Taylor: A Different Democracy -- Brian Arbour Publishes First Book -- Terri Givens' Immigration Blog -- Ken Greene: Chair of Excellence -- Dennis Hickey: Taiwan and East China Sea Tension -- Ashley Moran: Strauss Center Updates -- Bersch P.E.O. Award and Blog Coverage -- Patrick Hickey: Beyond Pivotal Politics -- Sonia Alianak: The Arab Spring Realised?

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