I was in the middle of arguing with Lemuel Pitkin about John Holbo’s post about this blog post by Stanley Fish, when for some reason the crooked timber supercomputer decided I needed to be place
For lack of a better topic to post on, here are my final exam questions. In both cases the students had roughly two hours to write on their choice of one of the three questions. First, Defense Statecr
Anyone know any good academic/policy oriented articles on Spanish security policy? Or, really, anything at all about Spanish security policy?
PTJ has some additional thoughts, and Dan Drezner weighs in here. To respond in some detail, I’m deeply uncomfortable with the wall that PTJ wants to erect between scholarship and policy. ItR
Over at Duck, PTJ has an interesting post about a student who decided to pursue a terminal MA in international relations in order to “certify idealism”. PTJ is a bit hostile to this notion
From a mound of student essays I’m in the midst of grading: The abolition of slavery following the [civil] war was a great victory for African Americans, especially those living in the south. Wh