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Daniel J. McCarthy - Manhattanville College. Purchase, NY, US

Daniel J. McCarthy Daniel J. McCarthy

Adjunct Professor | Manhattanville College

Purchase, NY, UNITED STATES

Daniel McCarthy specializes in American government. He has recently spoken with news media about the Presidential election.

Biography

Dan McCarthy, PhD, is an adjunct professor at Manhattanville College who specializes in American government. He has recently spoken with news media about the Presidential election. McCarthy teaches Comparative Politics, Sports and International Relations, Comparative Politics, Women and Law, and Introduction to Global Studies. McCarthy has also taught similar courses at Mercy College and the College of New Rochelle among others. McCarthy earned his Bachelor of Arts from Manhattan College and his Master of Arts and PhD from the University of Notre Dame.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Presidential Elections

American Government

Elections

Education (3)

University of Notre Dame: Ph.D. 1983

University of Notre Dame: M.A. 1977

Manhattan College: B.A. 1975

Selected Media Appearances (2)

Professor Discusses U.S. House, NYS Senate Races In The Hudson Valley

WAMC  online

2020-11-05

A number of New York state Senate races, especially in the Hudson Valley, hang in the balance, awaiting absentee ballot counting to see if Democrats gain ground. Two congressional races that are closer than expected expose a rift in the Democratic Party and the strength of Republicans regardless of President Trump’s actions.

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Election 2020: New York Leads Potentially Record Setting Wave Of Republican Women Elected To Congress

CBS New York  online

2020-11-05

Daniel McCarthy, a political scientist at Manhattanville College, said the GOP focus on electing women was the smart and obvious move. “College educated women in suburbs were turning away from the republicans and becoming democrats… But, if given a choice of a woman running on the republican line, many of those women stayed with the party,” said McCarthy.

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Selected Event Appearances (3)

The Paranoid Style and American Political Science: The Study of Conspiracy Theories 1968-2018

Northeastern Political Science Association Conference (2018)  Montreal, Canada

The Global Warming Hoax: Conspiracy Theory and Science

Northeastern Political Science Association Conference (2014)  Philadelphia, USA

No Sheeple Left Behind: Christian Apocalyptic Literature and the New World Order Conspiracy

Northeastern Political Science Association Conference (2011)  Philadelphia, USA