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Department of Political Science News
In a new book, Associate Professor of Political Science Oxana Shevel describes the internal politics and external divisions that contributed to the current conflict
Associate Professor and Chair of Political Science Nimah Mazaheri examines the region for clues about past political patterns and future possibilities
Mark Lannigan, A23, has brought his political science and philosophy education to his political work at the Massachusetts State House
Waideen Wright, A23, is studying anthropology and political science, centering human experiences and culture while also paying attention to political realities and processes
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry weighs the odds that the $787.5 million the network is paying out will alter the way it reports the news