Politics, Geography, and Area Studies Content Collections

25th Anniversary - Virtual Special Issue

When we first conceived of this journal, JUT’s managing editor and my wife, Maryann Donato and I were celebrating our twenty-fifth wedding anniversary.  Our children had left us “empty nesters”, so we made room in our house for a “brain…

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Virtual Special Issue

This is a time of great flux and unease in urban policy, society, and politics. Established international hegemonies appear to be shifting. The spectre of terrorism looms. Wealth and politics are polarising across rural-urban divides.…

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Russia’s Post Soviet Elections

Elections lie at the very heart of the two political systems that are most commonly implemented across the contemporary world, namely liberal democracy and electoral authoritarianism. As the political science literature argued since the…

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