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51.

Afghanistan’s Accession into the World Trade Organization

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Department of Political Science
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52.

Hume and Contemporary Political Philosophy

The European Legacy 18 (5): 588-602, 2013, DOI:10.1080/10848770.2013.804709
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 10 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Portland State University and Portland State University
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The Politics of Hospitality in J.M. Coetzee's Disgrace

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Sacrificing Diversity for 'Quality': How Judicial Performance Evaluations are Failing Women and Minorities

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper , UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-14
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas
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Crisis of Capitalism, Crisis of Theory: Dominant Capital and Differential Accumulation in North America

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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You Shoot Like a Girl: Stereotype Threat and Marksmanship Performance in the U.S. Marine Corps

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Woodbury University
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57.

The Hegemony of Hegemony: Illusion, Thought, and Practice

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Department of Political Science, University of California--Irvine
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The Inheritance of Excellence: On the Uses, Justification and Problem of Human Dignity [REVISED]

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
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59.

The Public Chamber and Social Conflicts in Russia

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
California State University, Fresno
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60.

Does Mandated Collaboration Work? An Analysis of Homelessness Planning Networks

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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61.

Failed State: Political Corruption and the Collapse of Democratic Institutions in Bell, CA

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
CSU-Northridge
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62.

Multiple Oligarchy: Aristotle and Contemporary Elite Politics

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Kettering Foundation
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63.

Attacking Judges: The New Politics of State Supreme Court Election Campaigns

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University - Department of Political Science
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64.

Architectural Management: An Alternative Approach to Public Management Thinking

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Stellenbosch - School of Public Management and Planning
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65.

The Rhetoric as a Prolegomenon to Aristotelian Political Psychology

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Government
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The Effect of Independent Expenditures on Congressional Elections Following Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission (2010)

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Redlands
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67.

The Evolution of Presidential Authority in War Powers, 1900-1980

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of San Diego, Dept. of Political Science and International Relations and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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68.

Genesis of Femicidio: Does Violence Against Women Become Institutionalized and Legitimized? If So, How?

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Northern Arizona University - Department of Politics & International Affairs
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69.

Limitations on Universality: The 'Right to Health' and the Necessity of Legal Nationality

LIMITATIONS ON UNIVERSALITY: THE 'RIGHT TO HEALTH' AND THE NECESSITY OF LEGAL NATIONALITY, Vol. 10, No. 11, Lindsey N. Kingston, Elizabeth F. Cohen and Christopher P. Morley, eds., BMC International Health and Human Rights, 2010 , Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Department of Political Science, Maxwell School, Syracuse University and SUNY Upstate Medical University, Department of Family Medicine
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70.

Paradise Insolvent? From Pension Scandal to Fiscal Crisis in San Diego

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science and University of California, Davis
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Interest Group Competition and Legislative Gridlock

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
California State University, Fresno
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Understanding Hispanic Child Abuse & Neglect (HCAN) Proportions in the U.S.–MEXICO Border: A Pilot Study of Health Disparities

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 12 May 2011
Working Paper Series
School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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73.

Kant and the Problem with Pardons

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Social Constructions of Gays and Lesbians in Same-Sex Marriage: A Narrative Analysis

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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What Is the Problem with Consent Theory?

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
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The Antinomies of Liberal Cosmopolitanism: Arendt, Adorno, and the Critical Appraisal of Kant’s Moral Universalism and Cosmopolitan Right

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
John Cabot University
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77.

HIV/AIDS and Socioeconomic Status: A Texas Study

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of North Texas
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Tales of Cruel Optimism for 2009, or the Political Temporality of Hope in Depressing Times

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Big House in a Small Town: Prisons, Communities, and Economics in Rural America

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Sonoma State University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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Understanding the Contemporary Rise of Constitutional Dictatorship: A Schmittian Perspective

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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Building Neo Delhi: Postcolonial Capitalism and the Urban Politics of Intelligibility

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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No-Saying in Habermas

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia and University of Virginia
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After Holmes: Natural Law, Legal Positivism, and the Path of the Law

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Polyphonicity and the Law: A Bakhtinian Model of Constitutional Interpretation

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oregon
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Through the 'Moral Looking-Glass': Adam Smith on Self-Interest and Virtue

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Political Science
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Responding to the Interests of Children Whose Parents Face Deportation

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Saint Mary's University of San Antonio
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Ongoing Debates on Participatory Governance in the EU: Evidence from Consumer Protection and Health

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Senate Confirmation of Cabinet Appointments: Congress-Centered, Presidency-Centered, and Nominee-Centered Explanations

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Wyoming and Texas Christian University
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Agenda Setting and Issue Dynamics Revisited: Dam Removal on the Lower Snake River

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Fort Lewis College
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The Incompatibility of Sovereignty and Politics in the Anarchist Thought of Leo Tolstoy

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara
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A Public Ethics of Care for Administration and Implementation

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Rousseau's Rome: The Possibility of Progress in the Social Contract

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Elasticity of Partisanship in Congress: An Analysis of Legislative Bipartisanship

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University

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Exchanging Scope of Disaster for Political Responsiveness in U.S. Disaster Decisions: 1953-2009

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
California State University, Bakersfield - Department of Public Policy and Administration
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Language, Ideology, and Anarchism

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Manchester Unviersity
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Path Dependence and Cap and Trade: Why We Need a Green Tax

Western Political Science Association 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Earmarks and Campaign Contributions in the 110th Congress

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of New Mexico and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Eventual Identity: Latinos, Immigration Politics and the Spring 2006 Protests

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Brown University
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Examining the Context of Attitudes Toward Immigrants: A Reanalysis of the Threat/Contact Hypotheses

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Public Policy Institute of California
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New Media, New Politics: The Internet and the 2008 Presidential Election

Western Political Science Association 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Saint Louis
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