February 06, 2008

The Monkey Cage

I haven’t been maintaining this blog the last several weeks, because I’ve been preparing to join my fellow GWU pol-sci bloggers at The Monkey Cage. I started this blog in the hope that sooner or later (e.g. after my tenure decision had determined my future …) I would be able to turn it into a real political science blog, with regular commentary rather than links to papers. John, Lee and David have succeeded over the last few months in doing exactly that with the Monkey Cage, and have kindly invited me to join, so it doesn’t make sense for me to continue this solo effort when there is much better stuff happening just down the corridor. So from here on in, this blog is defunct - I will keep it up as an archive, but won’t be maintaining it. Over and out …

June 25, 2007

Political Science Papers Blog

Welcome to the political science papers blog, which seeks to serve as a rough-and-ready guide to political science papers which are likely to have some appeal to a general audience (as measured by the editor’s idiosyncratic notions of ‘appeal’). As currently constituted, the blog will post entries consisting of the abstracts of the papers, bibliographic details, and, where available, links to the papers in question. Where the editor has something additional to say about the paper, and time to say it, he’ll include this too. To submit papers for consideration, send the details (including URL, cut-and-pastable abstract and bibliographic details please) to henry at the domain name henryfarrell with the suffix .net. If the paper is available outside a journal’s paywall, this is obviously likely to make non-academics more likely to read and download it. More as the project develops …