DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
FACULTY ACTIVITIES REPORT
Models of Capitalism (translated into Chinese, published in
“The New Political
Economy of Post-war Britain,” British Politics Today, edited by C. Hay (
“Capitalist Models and Social Democracy,” British Journal of Politics and International Relations, 3(3), October 2001, 284-307.
With Colin Hay, “The Internal and External Face of New Labour’s Political Economy,”
Government and Opposition, 36(4), Autumn 2002, 442-471.
“Rights and the Political Process: Physician-Assisted
Suicide in the Aftermath of
Review of Martin H. Redish, Money Talks: Speech, Economic Power, and the Values of Democracy” Law and Politics Book Review, 11, November, 2001, 528-531
Review of Robert S. Chang, Disoriented: Asian Americans, Law, and the Nation-State, Journal of Asian and African Studies, 26, 2001, 307-308.
Iran-Contra, and the Limits of the Law,” Superintending Democracy: The Courts and the
Political Process, edited by Christopher P. Banks and John C. Green (
Review of Kenneth A. Manaster, Illinois Justice: The Scandal of 1969 and the Rise of John Paul Stevens,” The Wilson Quarterly, 26 (1), Winter 2002, 123.
Co-editor with Craig
With Craig Baxter,
Yogendra Malik, and Robert Oberst, Government and Politics in South Asia,
5th edition (
With Mohammad Waseem
and Shahid Javed Burki, Building Democracy in
“Judicial and Legal
Reforms,” working paper for DFID project—Building Democracy in
“Thunder in the Air:
Special Editor, special issue on “Taiwan Under Lee Teng-hui,” American Asian Review,” March 2002.
“The Politics of Expertise in Congress and the News Media,” Social Science Quarterly, 82(3), September 2001, 583-601.
“The Sources and Influence of Policy Advice in the
Review of Think Tanks and Civil Society: Catalysts for Ideas and Action, edited by James G. McGann and R. Kent Weaver in Canadian Journal of Political Science, June 2002.
“Coalition Voters and
Party System Transformation in Post-Authoritarian
Post-Authoritarian Chilean Legislature,” in Scott Morgenstern and Benito Nacif
(eds.) Legislatures in
“Relaciones Ejecutivas-Legislativas en la Nueva Democracia Chilena,” in Jorge Lanzaro (ed.) Tipos de Presidencialismo y Coaliciones Políticas en América Latina (Buenos Aires: CLACSO, 2001), 203-250.
Review of Legislative
Institutions and Ideology in
“Vindicating Utilitarianism,” Utilitas, (14)1, March 2002.
Review of Jonathan
Riley, ed., Mill on
Discussant: Panel on Mark Warren’s book, Democracy and
Association, Conference for the Study of Political Thought--Virginia
Paper: “Shahrur’s Reformation,” Middle East Studies
Association Annual Meeting,
Roundtable Presentation: “Alternative Visions: Recent Works of Fred Dallmayr,” Society for
Phenomenology and the Human Sciences Annual Meetings,
Paper: “Islam and Political Sinn: The Hermeneutics of Contemporary Islamic
Reformists,” Annual meeting of the American Political Science Association
Paper: “Varieties of Capitalism: Paradigms of Explanation,” Conference of
Paper: “New Labour and the Pursuit of International
Competitiveness,” ISA Convention,
Paper: “New Labour and the
Paper: “Challenges to Judicial Exclusivity in Constitutional Interpretation,” plenary session on “The Constitution Outside of the Courts” at the First Annual Joint Conference of the American Political Science Association and the Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C., June 2002
Paper: “The Consequences of the Rehnquist Court’s Federalism Decisions for State and Local Governments,” Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, August, 2001
Paper: With Jill
McMillan, “College Students and Deliberation:
A Benchmark Study,” National Communication Association Annual
Participant: Asymmetric Warfare in
Presentation: “The Politics of War in
Presentation: “India and Pakistan: The Prospects of War,” Center for Global Business, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, March 22, 2002.
Paper: “Secularism in
Discussant and participant: “Nature and Causes of Terrorism,” Terrorism: Threat and Response conference. Triangle Institute for Security Studies and US Army War College, Chapel Hill, NC, February 27-28, 2002.
participant: Indo-Pakistan Leadership
Dynamics Conference. Strategic
Assessments Group, CIA,
Presentation: “US and ‘War on Terrorism,’”
Presentation: “US and ‘War on Terrorism,’”
Participant: Working Group on Building
Presentation: “Comparing BRAC (
Participant: Roundtable on
Paper: “Thoughts on
Presentation: “Comparing BRAC with AKRSP,” BRAC Research
Discussant: “A Look at Chinese Foreign Policy,” Southeast
Conference of the Association for Asian Studies,
Organizer: Conference on “Taiwan Under
Lee Teng-hui, 1988-2000: An Era of
Democratization in Retrospect and Prospect,”
Meeting of the American Political Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2001.
Paper: “The Politics of Expertise in an Age of Devolution,” Southwestern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, March 2002.
Paper: “Experts and Advocates: Think Tanks in the States,” American Politics Research Group, UNC, Chapel Hill, NC and Duke University, Durham, NC, November 2001.
Paper: “Policy Researchers as Advocates: The Limits to their Influence,” Association for Public Policy and Management (APPAM) Research Conference, Washington, DC, November 2001.
Paper: “Think Tanks and Advocacy by Experts in the States,” Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2001.
Discussant and Chair: Panel on “Explaining and Countering Corruption: Comparative Perspectives,” Annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 25-28, 2002.
Paper: “Informal Institutions and Politics in Latin America,” Conference on Informal Institutions and Politics in the Developing World, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University, April 5-6, 2002.
Discussant: “Democratization in Latin America and Eastern Europe,” International Studies Association South Annual Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, October 12-14, 2001.
Chair: “Latin American Politics and Interamerican Relations,” International Studies Association South Annual Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, October 12-14, 2001.
Paper: “Fiscal and Political Decentralization in a Centralized Polity: The Chilean Case,” XXIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, Washington, DC, September 6-8, 2001.
Smith, Kathy B.
Participant: Panel on “Presidents, Polls and Public Opinion,” Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2002.
Paper: “Wake Forest Conference on Debatable Issues: Using Candidate Debates as a Springboard for Framing Issues,” National Communications Associations Meeting, Atlanta, GA, November 2001.
Paper: “J.A. Hobson: ‘Modified Constrained’ Consequentialism,” Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, San Francisco, CA, September 2001.
Chair: Panel on “Academic Freedom in the Post-Taliban Era,” North Carolina Conference of the AAUP, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, April 2002.
Presentation: “From Agenda-Setting to Reform: Higher Education in Germany,” Annual Conference of the Association for the Study of German Politics, London, England, April 11-12, 2002.
Presentation: “Disentangling the Reform Gridlock: Incremental Yet Fundamental Change in German Higher Education?” Center for European Studies (German Study Group), Harvard University, November 9, 2001.
Editorial Advisory Board, Historical Material
Editorial Board, The Socialist Register
Contributing editor, Asian Affairs (Washington, DC)
Secretary, American Institute of Bangladesh Studies
President-elect, North Carolina State Council, American Association of University Professors
Consultant, Department of International Development (DFID) British Government, 3 weeks (August 2001); Centra Associates, 1 week (January 2002; March 2002).
Editorial Board, Journal of Chinese Political Science
Advisory Board, Journal of Asian and African Studies
Guest Editor, American Asian Review
At-large member, Southeastern Conference of the Association for Asian Studies
China Committee, South Atlantic States Association for Asian and African Studies
Undergraduate Prize Committee, Southeastern Conference, Association for Asian Studies
Nomination Committee, Southeastern Conference, Association for Asian Studies
Contributing Editor, The Handbook of Latin American Studies, Hispanic Division, The Library of Congress
Program Chair, Comparative Politics Developing Areas, Midwest Association of Political Science, 2001-2002.
World Wide Web Page Coordinator-Lapis—Latin American Political Institutions Section, the Latin American Studies Association
Program Chair, Electoral Systems Section, Congreso Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales, Salamanca, Spain
Executive Committee, International Society for Utilitarian Studies
University Committee, North Carolina-Israel Partnership
Secretary-Treasurer, Wake Forest Chapter of the AAUP
NEH Summer Stipends Referee
Member, Editorial Board, German Studies Review
Member, Executive Board, German Studies Association
Secretary-Treasurer, Conference Group on German Politics
$ 7,200 “Reformation in Islamic Political Thought,” American Center for
$ 9,000 “Reformation in Islamic Political Thought,” Consortium of American Overseas Research Centers