Faculty News

Nimah Mazaheri, Associate Professor of Comparative Political Economics, was featured in a Tufts Now article endorsing his free webinar on "The Perils and Promise of Oil Wealth." Read more >

Deborah Schildkraut, Professor of American Politics and Department Chair, co-wrote a report in the most recent issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciencesinvestigating "how different immigration policies influence the social attitudes of immigrant and native-born individuals in the United States." Read more >

Eitan Hersh, Associate Professor of American Politics, was featured in TuftsNow for his work on uncovering the discriminatory intent of Texas's 2011 voter ID legislation. Read more >

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Packard Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge

Aristotle on Political Speech and the Problem of Anger
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Join us for an engaging talk by Alexander Duff, Visiting Professor of Political Philosophy from College of the Holy Cross.


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