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Scholarship of Political Science Education
"The Missouri Senate Race (Blunt v. Carnahan): Still a National Bellwether State," in Foreman, Sean and Dewhirst, Robert, The Roads to Congress 2010 (publication forthcoming 2011).
"The Missouri District 6 Race (Barns versus Graves)," in Watson, Robert and Dewhirst, Robert, The Roads to Congress 2008 (2009).
"The Missouri Senate Race: Two Competitive Candidates in a Swing State," in Ahuja, Sunil and Dewhirst, Robert. The Roads to Congress 2006 (2007).
"The Tent and the Temple: The Tension Between Confederation and Kingship in Ancient Israel," History of Political Thought, Vol. 24, no.4, pp.561-576 (2003).
"Mini-Moot Court: Use of the Abbreviated Simulation in Teaching Constitutional Law." Presented at the 2010 American Political Science Association Teaching & Learning Conference, Philadelphia, PA, 2/4/2010 - 2/7/2010.