Julie Roberts, “Disappearing or Only Different: Vermont Speech in the 21st Century,”

When Fred Tuttle exposed the rest of the world to Vermont’s unique dialect in the 1996 film Man with the Plan, it seemed the classic accent was alive and well. Not so, according to Julie Roberts, professor of communication sciences, who says most young Vermonters today display very few elements of the state’s folksy way […]

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F. Gregory Gause “Oil, Politics and Democracy in the Middle East…and What That Might Tell Us about Iraq”

Professor F. Gregory GauseTuesday October 7, 2008
Political Science Professor Gregory Gause examines the various arguments in the academic literature about the relationship between oil and domestic politics in oil-producing states . . .
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