- Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of South Dakota
- Pro to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
“By including a phrase that allowed for the possibility that citizens might be denied their life, liberty, or property if certain procedural safeguards were in place;they [Founding Fathers] implied that individual life might be taken by the state under the right circumstances.”
The Leviathan’s Choice, 2002
- Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to death penalty issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to death penalty issues.
- Involvement and Affiliations:
- Distinguished Professor, Department of Political Science, University of South Dakota, 1998-present
- Odeen-Swanson Distinguished Professor of Political Science, University of South Dakota
- Director, W. O. Farber Center for Civic Leadership
- Fellow, American Council on Education, New College of Florida, 2005-2006
- Professor, Georgia State University
- PhD, Political Science, State University of New York at Buffalo
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