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Alt-Right Jane Austen.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 3/17/2017, Vol. 63 Issue 28, pB16-B16. 1p.

Abstract: The article examines how some in the alt-right conservative political movement cite and use quotes from 18th century author Jane Austen to support their views. It discusses how Austen is used as a symbol of sexual purity, a standard-bearer of white tra...

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How Academe Shortchanges Conservative Thinking.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education; 12/15/2006, Vol. 53 Issue 17, pB6-B8, 4p

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Abstract: The article considers the impact of conservative intellectuals on media and the publishing industry before asserting that little has changed in public life. The works of three authors are drawn upon in order to support the argument that while the denia...

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IN THE NEWS.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 2/10/2017, Vol. 63 Issue 23, pA3-A3. 3/4p.

Abstract: The article offers U.S. higher education news briefs as of February 10, 2017. A convicted church arsonist tried to start an alt-right organization at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education is consideri...

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New Scholarly Books.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 1/20/2017, Vol. 63 Issue 20, pB15-B15. 2/3p.

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Exceprts from the 2 parties' platforms.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education; 9/6/96, Vol. 43 Issue 2, pA52, 4p, 1 Chart

Abstract: Presents excerpts of the Democrats and Republicans' platforms on higher-education at the parties' 1996 national conventions. Issues such as student aid, affirmative action, college costs, National Institutes of Health, and arts and humanities; Chart wh...

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For Some Students, Political Science Means Drafting Legislation.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 1/10/2014, Vol. 60 Issue 17, pA18-A19. 2p.

Abstract: The article profiles the political science curriculum of Concordia University in Saint Paul, Minnesota, noting how the school's Fall 2013 course "State & Local Government" includes drafting legislation for the state as a class project. Accounts are giv...

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How the Monkey Cage Went Ape.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 1/15/2016, Vol. 62 Issue 18, p9-9. 1p.

Abstract: The author discusses aspects of democratic oversight of the European Central Bank. The author is critical on the blogs about a Monkey Cage which associate the increase of political-science public engagement in the U.S. The author also argues the effect...

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Scholarship on 'Alt-Right' Extremism Gains New Currency.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 12/16/2016, Vol. 63 Issue 17, pA31-A31. 1p.

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Abstract: The article discusses academic scholarship on what is referred to as the alt-right movement represented by white supremacists such as Richard B. Spencer during the early 21st century, particularly following the 2016 election of U.S. presidential candid...

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The politicking and policy making behind a $40-billion windfall.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education; 11/28/97, Vol. 44 Issue 14, pA28, 5p, 9 Color Photographs

Abstract: Considers the work that went into the creation of President Bill Clinton's Hope Scholarship program. The central idea of the plan coming from the Congressional elections of 1994; The assistance for low-income students as central to the plan; The criti...

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TOP COMMENTS.

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Source(s): Chronicle of Higher Education. 11/11/2016, Vol. 63 Issue 12, pA3-A3. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Why I Curse in Class," "How Political Science Gets Politics Wrong," and "Micro-Barriers Loom Large for First-Generation Students."

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