Our Faculty

Linda Quest

Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Political Science - NYC

Location
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 1102
Office Hours
New York City

Education


, BA, MA, Pennsylvania State University
Political Science

PhD , University of Pennsylvania
Political Science

Awards and Honors

    - Adelphi University, Distinguished Teacher of the University - Pace University, Kenan Award for Teaching Excellence - Pace University, Sears-Roebuck Foundation Award - Pace University, Student Activities Faculty Awards

Publications


Quest, L. G. (2017, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 14). Antweiler, Christoph. Our Common Denominator: Human Universals Revisited. 2016.. Vol 92 (Issue 2 (Spring 2017)) http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr/

Quest, L. G. (2016, September 9). Carles Salazar & Joan Bestard (eds), Religion and Science as Forms of Life. Vol 92 (Issue 1) http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr

Quest, L. G. (2016, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Soreide, Tina, and Aled Williams (eds.), Corruption, Grabbing and Development: Real World Challenges (Northampton: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2014)r. Vol 91 (Issue 2) http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr

Quest, L. G. (2015, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Fukuyama, Francis, Political Order and Political Decay. Vol 91 (Issue 1 (Fall 2015)) http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr

Quest, L. G. (2015, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 04). Boudia, Soraya & Nathalie Jas (eds.), Powerless Science? Science and Politics in a Toxic World (New York: Berghahn, 2014) in ISSR Spring 2015.,. Vol 90 (Issue 2) http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr/

Quest, L. G. (2014, September). Plamper, Jan, and Benjamin Lazier (eds.), Fear Across the Disciplines (Pittsburgh: Univ. of Pittsburgh Press, 2012). Vol 89 (Issue 1-2 (Spring 2014)) http://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr

Quest, L. G. (2013, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Diamond, Jared, The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? (New York: Viking, 2012). Vol 88 (Issue 3 & 4) http://www.pigammamu.org/international-social-science-review.html

Quest, L. G. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Flyvbjerg, Bent, Todd Landman, and Sanford Schram, eds., Real Social Science: Applied Phronesis, International Social Science Review, Vol. 88, No. 1 & 2 (2013).. (Issue Vol. 88, No. 1 & 2 (2013))

Quest, L. G. (2012, December). Martin, John Levi, The Explanation of Social Action, International SocialScience Review, Vol. 87, No. 3 & 4 (2012). Vol Vol. 87 (Issue Issue No. 3 & 4 (2012))

Quest, L. G. (2007, May). "Unsustainable Poverty," International Advances in Economic Research, Vol. 12. No. 2. International Advances In Economic Research. Vol 13 (Issue 2)

Quest, L. G. (2006, August). "Unstalling Development in Challenged Countries," International Advances in Economic Research, Vol. 12, No. 3. International Advances In Economic Research. Vol 12 (Issue 3)

Quest, L. G. & Gloster-Coates, P. (2005, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). "Kleptocracy: Curse of Development," with Patricia Gloster-Coates, International Social Science Review, Vol. 80, No. 1 & 2. International Social Science Review. Vol 80 (Issue 1 & 2) http://www.pigammamu.org/international-social-science-review.html

Quest, L. G. (2004, February). "Corruption vs. Development," International Advances in Economic Research, Vol. 10, No. 1. International Advances In Economic Research. Vol 10 (Issue 1)

Quest, L. G. (2003, August). "Development--Yes or No: Loyalty, Repression, Corruption," International Advances in Economic Research, Vol. 9, No. 3. International Advances In Economic Research. Vol 9 (Issue 3)

RESEARCH INTEREST


Development. Democracy. Corruption. Repression.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Political Science Association
  • Phi Beta Kappa [member, patron]
    Honor society emphasizing classic liberal education to support and promote the liberal arts and sciences
  • Pi Gamma Mu [member, New York Tau chapter sponsor]
    international honor society in social sciences (including anthropology, economics, history, political science, psychology, sociology, emphasizing academic excellence and breadth among them)
  • UNA-USA United Nations Association of the United States of America
    Promote knowledge and foster support of UN in USA

COLLEGE SERVICE

  • Commencement [Attendee, Meeting]
    Desc: Confirm participation, obtain regalia in preparation, check-in timely, robe, perform faculty role, mix with new graduates and their connections
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Provide ceremonial and social support and verification of achievements of students and satisfactions of their families and guardians
  • Dyson Day [Attendee, Meeting]
    Desc: Advance registration, attendance, attention, assimilation, application
  • Faculty Institute [Attendee, Meeting]
    Desc: Advance registration, attendance, attention, assimilation, application
  • Pace Previews, Open Houses [Faculty Mentor]
    Desc: Commit, confirm, provide supplementary information on departmental programs and activities, meet future students, discuss parents' concerns with them, introduce visitors to other faculty representing programs of potential or collateral interest
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Attract and convince potential students whose goals and interests mesh well with opportunities in Dyson and at Pace
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