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Political Science Student Research

Political Science students Alyssa Galik and Taylor Claussen

Articles Published in Professional Peer-Reviewed Journals

  • Bilsborough, Shane. "The Strategic Implications of China's Rare Earths Policy." Journal of Strategic Security, vol. 5, 3 (fall 2012): 1-12. 
  • Fetzer, Joel S., and Brandon Alexander Millan. "The Causes of Emigration from Singapore: How Much is Still Political?" Critical Asian Studies, vol. 47, 2 (July 2015).
  • Marshall, Mason, and Shane A. Bilsborough. "The Republic's Ambiguous Democracy." History of Philosophy Quarterly, vol. 27, 4 (October 2010): 301-316. [Abstract]
  • Millan, Brandon Alexander and Joel S. Fetzer. "Public Support for the 1990 Student Democracy Movement and Emigration from Taiwan: Exit and Voice or Exit or Voice?" American Journal of Chinese Studies, vol. 15, 2 (October 2008): 111-122.
  • Newman, Brian and Adrian Davis. "Character and Political Time as Sources of Presidential Greatness." Presidential Studies Quarterly, vol. 46, no 2 (June 2016): 411-33. [Abstract]
  • Newman, Brian and Andrew Forcehimes. "'Rally Round the Flag' Events for Presidential Approval Research." Electoral Studies, vol. 29, no. 1 (March 2010): 144-54. [Abstract]
  • Newman, Brian, James L. Guth, William Cole, Chris Doran, and Edward J. Larson. "Religion and Environmental Politics in the U.S. House of Representatives." Environmental Politics, vol. 25, no. 2 (2016): 289-314. [Abstract]
  • Newman, Brian and Kevin Lammert. "Polls and Elections: Divided Government and Foreign Relations Approval." Presidential Studies Quarterly, vol. 41, no. 2 (June 2011): 375-92. [Abstract]
  • Newman, Brian and Emerson Siegle. "The Polarized Presidency: Depth and Breadth of Public Partisanship." Presidential Studies Quarterly, vol. 40, no. 2 (June 2010): 342-363. [Abstract]
  • Ocepek, Melissa G. and Joel S. Fetzer. "The Causes of Pro-Immigration Voting in the United States Supreme Court." International Migration Review, vol. 44, no. 3 (Fall 2010): 659-96. [Abstract]
  • Rainwater, Shiloh. "Race to the North: China's Arctic Strategy and Its Implications," Naval War College Review, vol. 66, no. 2 (Spring 2013): 62-82. 

Articles Published in Undergraduate Peer-Reviewed Journals

Articles Published in Editor-Reviewed Journals

Essays Published in Edited Books

  • Miller, Matthew G.. "Helen Caldicott," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 312-14.
  • Miller, Scott A. "Randall Forsberg," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 317-20.
  • Scott, Calvin M. "Mikhail Gorbachev," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 322-25.
  • Scott, Calvin M. "Woodrow Wilson," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 295-97.
  • Siegle, Emerson. "J. Robert Oppenheimer," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 302-305.
  • Young, Benjamin M. "Andrei Sakharov," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 307-309.
  • Young, Benjamin M. "Nicholas II," in Arms Control: History, Theory, and Policy, 2 vols., ed. Robert E. Williams, Jr. and Paul R. Viotti (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2012), 297-99.

Award-Winning Papers