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Eric McDaniel

Eric McDaniel
Associate Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
Associate Professor, Center for African and African American Studies, College of Liberal Arts

Phone: 5112-232-7268
Email: emcdaniel@mail.utexas.edu

McDaniel specializes in American politics. His research areas include religion and politics, Black politics, and organizational behavior. His work targets how and why Black religious institutions choose to become involved in political action and the role of religious institutions in shaping Black political behavior. McDaniel is the author of "Politics in the Pews: The Political Mobilization of Black Churches" (2008).

Ph.D.

African American politics; faith and religion; churches and political activism; race, elections and political behavior.

"Politics in the Pews: The Political Mobilization of Black Churches" (2008).