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Dr. Gwendoline M. Alphonso

Assistant Professor of Politics
o: Donnarumma Hall Rm 308
p: x2861


Current Research Interests

I'm currently working on three projects:

A book manuscript, tentatively titled: "Hearth and Soul: Political Parties, Family Values and Social Policy Development in the 20th Century."

Article manuscript: "Ambiguous Races: The Institutional Practices of Courts as shaping the Social Practice of Race in Antebellum New Orleans, 1840-1860"

Conference Paper: "Multiple States and Varied Ideals of Vulnerability in Social Policy."

Courses Taught

  1. HR 202: Honors Seminar
  2. PO 11: Intro to American Politics
  3. PO 161: The American Presidency
  4. PO 162: United States Congress
  5. PO 165: Pol Parties ,Int Grps,Pub Opn
  6. PO 170: BattleOverFamilyValuesInAmer
  7. PO 398: Senior Independent Research