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Undergraduate Journal of Political Science

Cover of Vol 1 Iss 1The California State Polytechnic University, Pomona Undergraduate Journal of Political Science is our department's scholarly research journal, providing peer-reviewed articles and essays from subfields throughout the discipline. Areas covered include American politics, public administration, international relations, comparative politics, public law and political theory. The Undergraduate Journal of Political Science is a student-run journal. 

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Editors:
Tara Kwan, Editor-in-Chief (tkwan@cpp.edu)

Faculty Advisor:
Dr. Neil Chaturvedi (nschaturvedi@cpp.edu)

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Current Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, Spring 2016

Notes from the Editors

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. ii-iii
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Closing the Justice Gap: A Self-Represented Litigants and the California Courts

Joshua Ebiner

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 6-22
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Environmental Racism: A Comparative Analysis Between Brentwood and South Gate

Elena Ramirez

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 23-38
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Solar Power: Friend or Foe? What Californians Think About Solar Energies

Steven Tinsley

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 39-56
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Social Media: How Social Media Affects Fundraising and Strategies of Presidential Campaigns

Alexis Jordan Ojinaga

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 57-75
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The Egocentric Presidency: How Modern Presidents Use Language to Communicate with the American Public

Travis Barrett

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 76-93
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U.S. – Saudi Relations: The George W. Bush Era

Thomas Davis

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 94-100
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Europe’s Migrant Affairs: How Varying Factors Contribute to the Rise of Radical Party Leaders

Melissa Petersen

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 101-118
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Women and Terrorism: Challenging Traditional Gender Roles

Natalie Reyes

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 119-124
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The Athenian Representative Democracy: An Unintended Evolution

Anthony Haddox

Undergraduate Journal of Political Science / Volume 1 / Issue 1, Spring 2016, pp. 125-140
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