Professor of Political Science
Office hours: none
Professor Shanks is on leave Fall 2019.
M.A. University of Michigan (1988)
Ph.D. University of Michigan, Political Science (1994)
Areas of Expertise
Professor Shanks’s research focuses on fluidity in population and territory, the two central components of sovereignty. She has published Immigration and the Politics of American Sovereignty 1890-1990, as well as articles on tourism, international relations theory, anti-immigration movements, and international organizations.
PSCI 264Politics of Global Tourism
PSCI 324International Legitimation
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