Bradley Best, Ph.D.

School of Social Science, Philosophy, and Religion

"The liberally educated person is one who is able to resist the easy and preferred answers, not because he is obstinate but because he knows others worthy of consideration."

~ Allan Bloom (The Closing of the American Mind, 1987)

 

 

                       

           

 

Students: Review the U.S. Supreme Court's Ocotober 2012 Term at SCOTUSBLOG.

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Contact Information   

  • Office:  Dixon-Eilers Hall, Room 207-E
  • Telephone: 712-749-2159
  • E-mail:  Best@bvu.edu

My Courses

      Political Science

  • PSCN 110 Introduction to American Government
  • PSCN 115 Introduction to Politics
  • PSCN 204 Modern Political Thought
  • PSCN 205 Introduction to Political Philosophy
  • PSCN 315 International Relations
  • PSCN 460 Constitutional Law
  • PSCN 465 Civil Liberties
  • PSCN 485 Special Topics: The American Presidency
  • PSCN 485 Special Topics: Congress and the Presidency
  • PSCN 485 Special Topics: Voters and Elections
  • PSCN 400 Pre-Professional Seminar

      Public Administration / Public Policy

  • PSPA 265 Introduction to Public Administration
  • PSPA 320 State and Local Politics
  • PSPA 360 Public Affairs
  • PSPA 400 Pre-Professional Seminar

    Honors Seminar - HONR 210 Honors Social Science (Justice)

  Ho*nors Seminars

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 "If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away."

~ Henry David Thoreau

 

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Political Science and Public Administration at BVU

Required Courses PSCN / PSPA

Goals / Objectives - PSCN / PSPA

Jobs for PSCN and PSPA Majors

Graduate School and Law School

Spring 2014 Courses

Day to Day - Useful Materials

Statistics / Quantitative Methods

Data Sources

 

Internships

Undergraduate Conferences

  • 2004 MPSURC ( Creighton Univ. )
  • 2005 MPSURC (U of Minn-Morris)
  • 2008 MPSURC (Wartburg College)
  • 2009 MPSURC (Buena Vista Univ.)
  • 2010 MPSURC (Gustavus Adolphus)
  • 2011 MPSURC (Coe College)
  • 2012 MPSURC (Creighton Univ.)
  • 2013 MPSURC (MSU-Mankato)
  • 2005 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2006 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2007 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2008 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2009 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2010 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2011 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2012 BVU Scholars Day
  • 2013 BVU Scholars Day

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