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GEORGE H. MOYSER

Professor & Chair
Political Science
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-4217
Email Address:George.Moyser@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:political participation and democracy
Biography:Moyser teaches courses in comparative and international politics, especially in the area of Britain and Western Europe. His research interests lie in two areas: political participation and democracy and the relationship between politics and religion. He has published extensively in scholarly journals and reports. He also is the author of the books, "Political Participation and Democracy in Britain;" "Politics and Religion in the Modern World;" "Local Politics and Participation in Britain and France;" and "Church and Politics In A Secular Age." Moyser received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Manchester (England); an M.A., University of Essex (England); and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees at the University of Michigan.