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Democratic Statecraft: Political Realism and Popular Power
1. Introduction: realism and democracy 2. Reason of state and two dimensions of realism 3. From the Sophists to Aristotle: institutions lie 4. From Aristotle to Machiavelli: democracy bites 5. FromExpand
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Engaging Emancipatory Social Science and Social Theory: A Symposium on Erik Olin Wright's Envisioning Real Utopias
Politics is frequently described as the art of the possible, but political science often takes the form of trying to understand, categorize, and explain what exists. Even work in our discipline thatExpand
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America Re-votes, 2016: Retrospective Simulations with Smarter Ballots
This chapter reports some original retrospective election simulation (RES) analyses of contests related to the 2016 American presidential elections. Most notably, the 2016 Republican Party primariesExpand
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Air Force Operational Contracting Knowledge Assessment: Analyzing Explicit and Tacit Contracting Knowledge
Abstract : The Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) establishes education and training standards for acquisition personnel. These standards culminate into ascending levels ofExpand
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Lessons from Experience: The Cutting Edge of Ranking and Grading Ballots
This chapter further explores the multi-mark reform options by consulting the lessons of experience. Expand
Real Utopias in a Gilded Age: The Case of American Populism
In 1877 some neighbors in Lampasas County, in north-central Texas, organized something they called the Farmers' Alliance. They had already been cooperating in various activities of agrarian self-he...
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