Spring 2017 Political Science Speaker Series

Jan 29, 2017
Faculty and students are invited to a series of Wednesday talks at lunch hour, 12:00-1:00. Sessions occur in Behavioral Sciences Building (BSB) Room 1115 unless otherwise noted. Graduate students will get first crack in the Q and A.


February 15
James Mahoney, Northwestern University
"The Logic of Counterfactual Explanation in Case Study Research"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00


March 1
Cedric Johnson, University of Illinois at Chicago
"Ending the Policing Crisis: What Must Be Done? Who Is Going to Do It?"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00


March 15
Amalia Pallares, University of Illinois at Chicago
"Immigration Policy and Politics After Trump"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00


March 29
Andreas Feldmann, University of Illinois at Chicago
"Revolutionary Terror in the Colombian Civil War"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00


April 12
James T. Sparrow, University of Chicago
"New Leviathan: The Problem of Legitimacy in the American Century"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00