John S. Nelson

John S. Nelson
Professor
Office: 
331 SH
Office hours: 
M, T, W 9:30 – 10:20am
and by appointment
Phone number: 
319-335-1685
Research Area: 
Political Theory
Additional Research Areas: 
Political Communication
Political Inquiry
American Politics
About: 
Education: 
PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1977
Publications: 
  • What Should Political Theory Be Now? SUNY (ed., 1983).
  • Video Rhetorics: Televised Advertising in American Politics, University of Illinois (with G. R. Boynton, 1997).
  • Tropes of Politics: Science, Theory, Rhetoric, Action, University of Wisconsin Press (1998).