“Bob Dahl and Yale Political Science: A Reflection” By David Mayhew

Brewster Hall
February 13, 2014

The Institute for Social and Policy Studies has posted a reflection on Robert A. Dahl by David Mayhew.

When I came to Yale in 1968, the Political Science Department had a certain style, tone, and intellectual direction. Bob Dahl was the chief influence in it all.  He wasn’t the only influence:  Bob Lane, Ed Lindblom, and Herb Kaufman, the department’s other star figures now in their nineties, were formative too. But Dahl was chief among them...”

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