A Republican Swipe at Blight

Align Left: Professor                              Center: Student                            Align Right: Gadfly Take Daniel Rodgers… “Republicanism: The Career of a Concept.” He finds two paradigms of republicanism: From the Harvard and St. Louis schools. They “favored radically different accounts Of post republican history” for use. 1992, 19. Are we back to Riker’s dismal science? Quite the opposite.…

Roosting Justice, Roasting Conservatives.

Align Left: Professor                     Center: Student                         Align Right: Gadfly So how can you place the American state,  On a political map in political space;   When its legislation is all over the place!? Authoritarianism here… republicanism there…    And liberalism everywhere! The professor is keen: When different factions win legal commitments;  Win legitimate use of the…

Political Science’s 2nd Law?

Align Left: Professor                     Center: Student                         Align Right: Gadfly My next appointment cancelled, Kroar. So we have some more time to find origins:  “Don’t political languages have unique structures,      Structuring unique ethical choruses?” Funny how often these academics, Smile; like they are playing chess, And foresee checkmate, Upon the opponent. Plato and Polybius hit the…

Ode to Ostriches

“Geometry is knowledge of the eternally existent” Pythagoras. Align Left: Professor                     Center: Student                         Align Right: Gadfly autos ephe (“he himself said”): Haven’t they understood yet; The geometry of many political languages? How languages structure and create essence, Because, exogenously, they are structuring; And also against each-other taking positions? We know why Pythagoras; Never found five.…

Poetry Project: Political Languages

Learn Political Science via Poetry: Political Languages Republicanism: Republicanism’s Path for 21st Century Dominance “Right to Work” Wins on Two Counts Liberalism: Lockean Liberalism—Our National Creed? Conservative Thought: Ode to “conservative” professors Political Language Fights: Ode to Ostriches Political Science’s 2nd Law? Roosting Justice, Roasting Conservatives. A Republican Swipe at Blight (my favorite) American Exceptionalism: (saving…

Poetry: American Politics

Learn Political Science via Poetry: American Politics The Presidency: The Machiavellian Hypothesis: The Fox, Lion, Archer, Mask and Fortuna The Supreme Court: Marshall’s 4th Model of Supreme Court Decision Making Electoral Behavior: The Rhythm and Lore of Electoral Behavior   ****this poetry book is a work in progress. I would need 6-8 months time to…

Poli-Sci “Parties” Poetry Book

This book is designed to be useful for (1) party professors, (2) party entrepreneurs, (3) political candidates and office holders, and (4) graduate political science students. Finally, avid readers and academics should see this short book as a decent exposure to Parties according to political science–as an introduction. [working] Title: Learn Political Science via Poetry; Parties.…