PolNet has announced this year's winner of the Best Conference Paper Award, awarded to the best paper on political networks presented at a conference…Read More
Book co-written by Guy Grossman selected as the winner of the 2019 Best Book in Experimental Research by the Experimental Research Section of APSA
Information, Accountability, and Cumulative Learning: Lessons from Metaketa I has been selected as the winner of the 2019 Best Book in Experimental…Read More
Brendan O’Leary’s A Treatise on Northern Ireland Won the James S. Donnelly Sr. Prize for the best book in History & Social Science
Brendan O’Leary’s A Treatise on Northern Ireland has won the James S. Donnelly Sr. Prize for the best book in History & Social Science from the …Read More
Penn’s Political Science Department is experiencing a renaissance. Over the past decade, our faculty has grown by 50%, an increase in quantity that has been matched by gains in quality. The strength of our faculty in each of four major subfields is being built with an eye to excellence embracing a variety of approaches and methodologies.
Lawmaking is crucial to American democracy because it completely defines and regulates the public life of the nation.
How political protests and activism have a direct influence on voter and candidate behavior
For centuries it has been assumed that democracy must refer to the empowerment of the People's voice.
In this sequel to his prize-winning book, The Eyes of the People, Jeffrey Edward Green draws on philosophy, history, social science, and literature to ask what democracy can mean in a worl
Why do poor people often vote against their material interests?