Homogenous: The Political Affiliations of Elite Liberal Arts College Faculty

@article{Langbert2018HomogenousTP,
  title={Homogenous: The Political Affiliations of Elite Liberal Arts College Faculty},
  author={Mitchell Langbert},
  journal={Academic Questions},
  year={2018},
  volume={31},
  pages={186-197}
}
  • M. Langbert
  • Published 19 April 2018
  • Education
  • Academic Questions
In this article I offer new evidence about something readers of Academic Questions already know: The political registration of full-time, Ph.D.-holding professors in top-tier liberal arts colleges is overwhelmingly Democratic. Indeed, faculty political affiliations at 39 percent of the colleges in my sample are Republican free—having zero Republicans. The political registration in most of the remaining 61 percent, with a few important exceptions, is slightly more than zero percent but… 
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