12:00-2:00 p.m. Session 1: Getting Published in Political Science
12:00 p.m. Meet the Officer and Council Nominees
An opportunity to meet the 2006 Council and Officer nominees. .
12:00 p.m. Plenary Roundtable: The Clash of Cultures and American Hegemony
Francis Fukuyama (Johns Hopkins University), Samuel P. Huntington (Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies), and Benjamin R. Barber (University of Maryland, College Park), Stephen M. Walt (Harvard University) and James R. Kurth (Swarthmore College)
12:00-2:00 p.m. Workshop for Department Chairs - "Planning for Assessment; Accountibility Issues"
The 2006 Workshop for Political Science Department Chairs was dedicated to discussing assessment planning and accountability issues. The Departmental Services Committee brought together a panel of political scientists who are experts dealing with such issues. Pre-registration was required. Write to Departmental Services Program contact at email@example.com for details.
2:00 p.m. Inequalities, Difference, and Politics in Developing Societies
Panel sponsored by the APSA Task Force on Difference and Inequality in a Developing World
2:00 p.m. Plenary Roundtable: The State of American Democracy: An Audit
Featuring Robert Kuttner (The American Prospect), Jacob S. Hacker (Yale University)
Walter R. Mebane (Cornell University) and Paul Pierson (University of California, Berkeley)
2:00 p.m. Plenary Roundtable: Rational Choice: Thirty Years Later
Featuring Barry R. Weingast, (Stanford University), Margaret Levi (University of Washington, Seattle), Terry M. Moe (Stanford University), Ian Shapiro (Yale University), and Kenneth A. Shepsle (Harvard University)
4:15 p.m. Plenary Session: Internationalizing the Undergraduate Curriculum across the Discipline
Featuring Christine Ingebritsen (University of Washington), Benjamin R. Barber (University of Maryland, College Park), Steven L. Lamy (University of Southern California), Deborah E. Ward, (Seton Hall University), Mark Cassell (Kent State University), Pamela Burke Martin (Coastal Carolina University), and Isis I. Leslie (The George Washington University)
4:15 p.m. Plenary Session: Making US Policy for a Nuclear South Asia: Off-Shore Balancing in Historical Perspective
Jaswant Singh (India-Parliament), Lloyd I. Rudolph (University of Chicago), Husain Haqqani (Boston University), Barnett R. Rubin (New York University) Matthew Rudolph (Cornell University) and Stephen M. Walt (Harvard University)
4:15 p.m. Plenary Roundtable: Political Power: Who Governs? Who Votes? Who Cares?
Robert A. Dahl (Yale University), Kathryn Pearson (University of Minnesota), Nelson W. Polsby (Institute of Governmental Studies), Steven J. Rosenstone (University of Minnesota), Paul M. Sniderman (Stanford University), and Raymond E. Wolfinger (University of California, Berkeley)
7:00 p.m. Reception Honoring Teaching
Everyone was invited to this reception honoring campus-wide teaching award recipients and the winner of the 2006 Rowman & Littlefield Award for innovative teaching. Sponsored by Pi Sigma Alpha and Rowman & Littlefield.
10:00 p.m. Nightcap Receptions