Miller Center

2005 Spring Fellowship Conference

May 13, 2005
10:00 AM




David Adesnik, Melvyn P. Leffler, Emily Brunner, Timothy Meagher

Nation Building at Home and Abroad - 10:00-11:30 a.m.

David Adesnik, Oxford University
"Reagan Entrapped: Part I, the Philippines"

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Mentor: Melvyn Leffler, University of Virginia Professor of History

 

Emily Brunner, University of Chicago
"Irish-American Nationalists and the Dilemmas of National Belonging, 1919-1925"

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Mentor: Timothy Meagher, Catholic University of America Professor of History

 

Moderated by: Herman Schwartz, University of Virginia Professor of International Relations

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May 13, 2005
11:15 AM




Christopher Loss, Julie Reuben, Jon Shields, James Q. Wilson

Deliberation and Democracy - 11:45-1:15 p.m.

Christopher Loss, University of Virginia
"Spreading Democracy: American Higher Education in the 1950s"

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Mentor: Julie Reuben, Harvard University Professor of Education

 

Jon Shields, University of Virginia
"The Nature of Christian Right Activism"

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Mentor: James Q. Wilson, Pepperdine University Professor of Public Policy

 

Moderated by: Lynn Sanders, University of Virginia Associate Professor of American Politics

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May 13, 2005
2:30 PM




James T. Patterson, Daniel T. Rodgers, John Skrentny, Alan Wolfe

Manuscript Review of James Patterson's From Watergate to Bush v. Gore - 2:30-4:45 p.m.


From Watergate to Bush vs. Gore

Author: James Patterson, Brown University

Commentators: Daniel Rodgers, Princeton University; John Skrentny, University of California, San Diego; and Alan Wolfe, Boston College

 

Moderated by: Brian Balogh, University of Virginia Professor of History

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May 14, 2005
9:30 AM




Carol Sanger, Jenny Cheng, Mark Graber, Justin Wert

Redrawing the Boundaries of American Citizenship - 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Justin Wert, University of Pennsylvania
"Habeas Corpus and the 'History' of the Warren Court"

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Mentor: Mark Graber, University of Maryland Professor of Law and Government

 

Jenny Cheng, University of Michigan
"Are Children Citizens?: The Minimum Voting Age and Liberal Democratic Citizenship"

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Moderated by: Sidney Milkis, University of Virginia Professor of Politics

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May 14, 2005
10:30 AM




Julian E. Zelizer, Molly Michelmore, Edmund P Russell, Shane Hamilton

Changing Attitudes Toward Government Intervention and the Economy - 10:30-12:00 p.m.

Shane Hamilton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Long-Haul Trucking and the Technopolitics of Industrial Agriculture"

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Mentor: Edmund P. Russell, University of Virginia Associate Professor of History

 

Molly Michelmore, University of Michigan
"American Conservatism and the Politics of Welfare in the Nixon Era"

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Mentor: Julian Zelizer, Boston University Professor of History

 

Moderated by: Eric Patashnik, University of Virginia Associate Professor of American Politics and Public Policy

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