Richard Anderson-Connolly

Richard A-C

Professor, Sociology and Anthropology

Richard Anderson-Connolly pursues research in comparative sociology and teaches courses on social problems, social order and human freedom, social stratification, criminology, and international political economy. He has been a public speaker and writer about the electoral system of instant runoff voting. He contributed the articles “A Voter’s Manifesto: Rejecting the Lesser-of-Two-Evils Trap” and “Our Third Karpian Movement: Obama and the Politics of Misrule” to CounterPunch webzine (2010), and wrote the book Voter turnout, candidate success, and perceived candidate position on the liberal-conservative dimension (University of Wisconsin-Madison; 1992). He co-wrote The Road Home: Homeless Policy for Pierce County, which provided key data on homelessness to Pierce County. Anderson-Connolly’s recent work has included a project tentatively titled “Economic Foundations for Social Scientists: A Post-Keynesian Approach.”

Education
BA University of Puget Sound 1990
MS University of Wisconsin Madison 1993
Ph.D University of Wisconsin Madison 1997
Class
Social Research SOAN 298-A 2218
Inequality & Neoliberalism SOAN 320-A 2218
Social Order and Human Freedom SSI1 161-A 2218

Contact Information

Mcintyre 213E
email raconnolly@pugetsound.edu