University of Wisconsin-La Crosse CASSH Magazine -- Capstone -- Fall 2021

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JUST PUBLISHED Professor Tim Dale, Political Science & Public Administration.

Tim Dale ______________________ Professor of political science, Political Science & Public Administration Department Years at UWL: 9 Degrees: B.A. Marquette University, Ph.D. & MA Notre Dame Specialties: Political theory, American politics

How did your research for the book impact your teaching in class: I teach the history of political theory. Research for this book directly impacted discussions with students in class both while it was being written and since.

Hometown: Milwaukee

Previous books:

Name of book:

- Homer Simpson Marches on Washington: Dissent through American Popular Culture

Political Thinking, Political Theory, and Civil Society 5th Edition Brief synopsis of the book: Political Thinking, Political Theory, and Civil Society presents a comprehensive overview of the Western tradition of political thought that approaches concepts with the aim of helping readers develop their own political thinking and critical thinking skills. This text is uniquely organized around the theme of civil society — What is the nature of a civil society? Why is it

important? Major thinkers discussed in the text are explored not only with the goal of understanding their views, but also with an interest in understanding the relationship of their ideas to the notion of a civil society.

- Homer Simpson Ponders Politics: Popular Culture as Political Theory - Jim Henson and Philosophy: Imagination and the Magic of Mayhem See more, order.