Bridging the Gap: Pracademics in Foreign PolicyPS: Political Science & Politics (2011)
In his seminal work Bridging the Gap: Theory and Practice in Foreign Policy, Alexander George (1993) lamented the great divide between academia and the foreign policymaking community, arguing that greater interaction between scholars and policymakers would produce better policy. We share George's belief that scholars and practitioners each have much to offer the other. In fact, a wide spectrum of opportunities exists for scholars in the field of political science to engage in meaningful public service that can enhance every aspect of their careers, as well as contribute to international understanding.
Publication DateSpring April, 2011
Citation InformationAnn Marie Murphy and Andreas Fulda. "Bridging the Gap: Pracademics in Foreign Policy" PS: Political Science & Politics Vol. 44 Iss. 2 (2011) p. 279 - 283
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/annmarie-murphy/9/