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Sarah Burns

Associate Professor

Department of Political Science
College of Liberal Arts

585-475-2064
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Sarah Burns

Associate Professor

Department of Political Science
College of Liberal Arts

Education

BA, University of Toronto (Canada); MA, Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University

585-475-2064

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Journal Paper
Burns, Sarah. "Legalizing a Political Fight: Congressional Abdication of War Powers in the Bush and Obama Administrations." Presidential Studies Quarterly 51. 3 (2021): 462-491. Print.
Burns, Sarah and Andrew Stravers. "Obama, Congress, and Audience Costs: Shifting the Blame on the Red Line." Political Science Quarterly 135. 1 (2020): 67-101. Print.
Burns, Sarah. "Capitalist Peace Theory: A New Way Forward for American Foreign Policy." Society. (2017): 501-508. Print.
Burns, Sarah. "Debating War Powers: Battles in the Clinton and Obama Administrations." Political Science Quarterly 132. 2 (2017): 203-223. Print.
Burns, Sarah, Lindsay Eberhardt, and Jennifer Merolla. "What's the Difference between a Hockey Mom and a Pit Bull? Presentations of Palin and Gender Stereotypes in the 2008 Presidential Election." Political Research Quarterly 66. 3 (2013): 687-701. Print.
Full Length Book
Burns, Sarah. The Politics of War Powers: The Theory and History of Presidential Unilateralism. Lawrence, Kansas: University of Kansas Press, 2019. Print.
Invited Keynote/Presentation
Burns, Sarah. "America's Ambivalent Relationship with Liberal Imperialism." Toronto Liberty Seminar. Institute for Liberal Studies. Toronto, Canada. 8 Mar. 2014. Lecture.

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