American political divide subject of talk, Oct. 18
Posted October 10, 2007; 04:23 p.m.
"America's Political Divide" is the subject of a lecture by Nolan McCarty, acting dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, set for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, in 16 Robertson Hall.
McCarty, the Susan Dod Brown Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, is a scholar of U.S. politics, democratic political institutions and political game theory. He recently completed two books: "Polarized America: The Dance of Ideology and Unequal Riches," with Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal; and "Political Game Theory," with Adam Meirowitz.
This talk is sponsored by the Wilson School and is the first Conor Reilly Lecture in American Politics.