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Dr. Carson Holloway
Associate Professor

Political Science
Arts & Science Hall, 275
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Tel: (402) 554-4862
Fax: (402) 554-4860

Fall 2014 & Spring 2015- On Research Fellowship Leave


Dr. Holloway is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where he has taught since 2002. He received a B.A. in political science from the University of Northern Iowa in 1991 and a Ph.D. in political science from Northern Illinois University in 1998. In 2005-2006 he was William E. Simon Visiting Fellow in Religion and Public Life at Princeton University's James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions.


College of Arts and Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012-2013






Courses Taught:



Introduction to American National Government



Fundaments of Law and Politics



Introduction to Political Theory



Constitutional Law: The Federal System



Constitutional Law: Civil Liberties

PSCI 4310/8316 Classical Political Theory
PSCI 43208326 Early Modern Political Theory
PSCI 4330/8336 Late Modern Political Theory
PSCI 4950 Senior Seminar in Political Science
PSCI 8300 Seminar in Political Theory

Current Research:

Manuscript in progress: Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, and the Foundations of American Republicanism
The Way of Life: John Paul II and the Challenge of Liberal Modernity. Baylor University Press,
Magnanimity and Statesmanship. Edited by Carson Holloway. Lexington Books, 2008.
The Right Darwin: Evolution, Religion, and the Future of Democracy. Dallas, Texas: Spence
Publishing, 2006.
All Shook Up: Music, Passion, and Politics. Dallas, Texas: Spence Publishing, 2001.

“Who are We?: Samuel Huntington and the Problem of American Identity,” in Perspectives on
Political Science, Volume 40, No. 2 (April-June 2011).
“Shakespeare’s Coriolanus and Aristotle’s Great-Souled Man,” in The Review of Politics,
Volume 69, No. 3 (Summer 2007).
“Darwinism and Classical Natural Right,” in Perspectives on Political Science, Volume 35, No.
3 (Summer 2006).