Elaine Bernadette Sharp

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Political Science
Professor Emeritus
Primary office:
Lawrence, KS 66045


Urban Politics, Public Policy, Public Opinion and Public Policy



Selected Publications

Sharp, E. B. (in press). “Back to Basics: Two Issue Areas for the Future Urban Politics Agenda,” . Journal of Urban Affairs.

Sharp, E. B. (2014). “Minority Representation and Order Maintenance Policing: Toward a Contingent View.” . Social Science Quarterly, Pre-published online (Jan, 2014) DOI: 10.1111/ssqu.12078. DOI:10.1111/ssqu.12078

Sharp, E. B. (2014). “Politics, Economics, and Urban Policing: The Postindustrial City Thesis and Rival Explanations of Heightened Order Maintenance Policing.” . Urban Affairs Review, Vol 50, #3 and also pre-published online (June 12, 2013). DOI:10.1177/1078087413490397

Daley, D. Sharp, E. B., & Bae, J. (2013). Understanding City Engagement in Community-Focused Sustainability Initiatives. Cityscape, 15(1), 143-162.

Today 3-4 Pine Room, KS Union U.S. Army Intelligence: Supporting Warfighters & how the Eurasia Div Supports Policy… https://t.co/9KpG0h9gEl

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