Preparing students to confront vital issues, raise critical perspectives, and explore new methodologies in the study of the fundamental concepts of power and change.
Women ran for and won public office in record numbers during the 2018 midterm elections. Statistically, the representation of women in the U.S. House increased 4 percent—from approximately 19 to 23 percent, the largest jump in history.
Dr. Kathryn Pearson is an expert on women…
Research from UMN political scientist Mark S. Bell takes us into a new age of nuclear strategy.
Research from UMN political science looks at whether and how populism made a difference in the 2016 election.
UMN political scientists look at what makes people pay attention to policy agendas.
Political parties have different ideologies, but similar IQ scores.
UMN political scientists show how conspiracy theories are politically motivated—and more common than we think.