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Episode 7 – NICD Chat – Emily Sydnor’s Disrespectful Democracy

By January 8, 2020September 8th, 2020No Comments

NICD Chat is a podcast that includes episodes about NICD programs, research, and topics related to civil discourse and politics.

In this episode, Emily Sydnor, a member of the NICD Research Network and Assistant Professor of Political Science at Southwestern University, discusses her book, Disrespectful Democracy: The Psychology of Political Incivility. She offers a new account of the relationship between incivility and political behavior based on individual reactions to conflict.