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Hanes Walton Jr.

American political scientist


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Hanes Walton Jr. was an American political scientist and professor of African-American studies who pioneered the study of race in American politics. He was an early advocate for the creation of African-American politics as a subfield of political science, and he has been credited with developing the scientific study of Black politics. Walton published dozens of books and more than 100 journal articles or book chapters, investigating topics like African-American political participation and representation, Black conservatism, political parties in the United States, and the American presidency.

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University of Georgia

Public university located in Athens, Georgia, United States

Clark Atlanta University

Historically Black University in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Morehouse College

African American men's college in Atlanta, Georgia, United States