2007 Chicago Area Political and Social Behavior (CAB) Workshop

May 11, 2007
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Parkes Hall, Room 120
1870 Sheridan Rd.
Evanston Campus
Northwestern University 

This is the first biannual Chicago Area Political and Social Behavior workshop (CAB). The goal of these workshops is to bring together Chicago area social scientists who share an interest in political and social behavior. The four presentations are open to the public.


9:30-10:00 Light Breakfast
10:00-10:15 Introduction, James Druckman, Northwestern University
10:15-11:30 Mark Peffley, University of Kentucky
"Arguing Race and the Death Penalty among Whites and Blacks"
Moderator: Paul Brewer, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
11:45-12:45 Will Howell, University of Chicago"
Political Elites and Public Support for War"
Moderator: Tom Rudolph, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
12:45-2:00 Lunch (If you would like lunch, please register by Tuesday, May 8.) 
2:00-3:00 Daniel Diermeier, Northwestern University"
Debate and Ideology"
Moderator: Lee Epstein, Northwestern University 
3:00-3:45 Snack
3:45-4:45 Jason Reifler, Loyola University"
A Three-Dimensional Model of Canadian Foreign Policy Attitudes"
Moderator: Julia Rabinovich, Northwestern University 

Sponsored by Northwestern's Institute for Policy Research, Department of Political Science, and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

For more information, please contact James Druckman at druckman@northwestern.edu

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