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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
Email: cholloway@unomaha.edu

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.

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

Courses Taught:

PSCI

1100

Introduction to American National Government

PSCI

2180

Fundaments of Law and Politics

PSCI

2310

Introduction to Political Theory

PSCI

4180/8186

Constitutional Law: The Federal System

PSCI

4190/8196

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:

Books
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,
2008.
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.

Articles
“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).