First Thursday Spring 2017 Series: Dr. Jonathan Wharton, Political Science

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Buley Library

Dr. Jonathan Wharton, Political Science Department

In conjunction with Dr. Wharton's recently published book, Democracy in New England: A Community Politics Reader, this talk will provide an overview of New England's creed, direct democracy, and ideas of local power, touching on such diverse topics as political participation in Vermont, coalition building in Connecticut cities, economic development in New Haven, busing and education politics in Boston, and partisan politics in Providence.

Buley Library Art Gallery, first floor


Buley Library
501 Crescent St.
New Haven, CT 06515


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