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Steven White

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Steven White

Contact Information
swhite10@maxwell.syr.edu

526 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-4998

Campbell Senior Research Associate

Degree

Ph.D., Columbia University, 2014

Specialties

American politics, American political development, race and politics

Courses

Race and Politics, New Deal and American Politics 

Publications

“Civil Rights, World War II, and U.S. Public Opinion.” 2016. Studies in American Political Development 30(1). 38-61.

“The Heterogeneity of Southern White Distinctiveness.” 2014. American Politics Research 42(4). 551-578.

Research Projects

World War II and American Racial Politics (book manuscript)

"Slavery, Reconstruction, and Fiscal Capacity in the American South" (with Pavithra Suryanarayan)

“Race, Religion, and Obama in Appalachia.” Forthcoming in Social Science Quarterly

"Beyond Northern Democrats: State Parties, the Democratic National Committee, and Civil Rights, 1944-1952"