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Amy Mazur Update
Update from the C.O. Johnson Distinguished Professor of Political Science
Patricia Glazebrook Update
Director, Trish Glazebrook has a busy spring/summer 2016
Stay-At-Home Dads: Symptom of Recession or Sustainable Trend?
Giddens' Structuration Theory of "mutual dependence of structure and agency" (1979, p. 69) was used to explore the sustainability of the Stay-At-Home Dad (SAHD) trend in the U.S. Life history interviews of SAHDs were used ...
IDENTITY, IMAGE AND ETHNIC CONFLICT IN BURMA: A CASE STUDY OF MON PEOPLE
Burma's ethnic conflict is one of the longest conflicts in the world. The conflict has been ongoing since 1948. The conflict has resulted in the loss of thousands of lives and thousands more have become refugees or internally ...
EUROPEANIZATION OF GENDER EQUALITY POLICY IN POST-COMMUNIST EUROPE: DOES IT MATTER FOR WOMEN'S SUBSTANTIVE REPRESENTATION?
In this dissertation I examine the role that the European Union (EU) has played in transforming women's substantive representation through gender equality policies such as equal employment and reconciliation policies. I ...
Gendering Policy Through Expertise: A Mixed-Methods Analysis of Gender Expert Policy Success
During the past two decades several organizations at the During the past two decades several organizations at the transnational, national, and local levels, have committed to promoting women's rights and gender equality ...
Civil-Military Relations in "Islamic Democracies": Military Intervention & Withdrawal in Algeria, Pakistan, & Turkey
CIVIL-MILITARY RELATIONS IN "ISLAMIC DEMOCRACIES": MILITARY INTERVENTION & WITHDRAWAL IN ALGERIA, PAKISTAN, & TURKEY Abstract by Paul Ernest Lenze, Jr., Ph.D. Washington State University May 2011 Chair: Thomas Preston This ...
How the Breathers Beat the Burners: The Policy Market and the Role of Technical, Political, and Legal Capital in Pursuing Policy Outcomes
When making policy in a separated system, stakeholders choose among a broad array of policymaking venues for pursuing their policy goals. What explains the decisions of stakeholders to choose among different institutional ...
RURAL COUNTY FINANCE: USER FEE IMPLEMENTATION AND RELIANCE 1977-2002
This study examined rural counties and their equivalents in the United States. In particular, this study focused on rural county budgeting, with an emphasis on the implementation of user fees. This research area has not ...
The Political Foundations of Legal Theory: Political Realignment and the Legal Marketplace of Ideas
Models of legal change identifying electoral politics, specifically realignments of the political system that replace one political-electoral regime with another, as a key to understanding the evolution of legal thought ...