Clyde   W.  Barrow

Professor  

Office: ELABN 208A
Phone: (956) 665-3679
Email: clyde.barrow@utrgv.edu

Dr. Clyde W. Barrow

Studies state theory, American political thought, higher education policy, and gambling policy.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Public Policy
    • Political Economy
    • Political Theory
  • Education

    • PhD, Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles, 1984
    • MA, Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles, 1979
    • BA, Political Science, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, 1977
  • Currently Teaching

    POLS 3341 01 - Modern Political Theory:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Clyde Barrow. "The Dismal Science of Post-Marxist Political Theory: Is There a Future in Post-Industrial Socialism?," Warsaw: Teoria Polityki no. 1 (May 2018).

  • Clyde Barrow and Michelle Keck. "A Critical Rejoinder to Manfred B. Steger," Studies in Political Economy 99, no. 1 (March 2018): 106-109.

  • Clyde Barrow. "There is a Better Alternative than David Easton: A Critical Rejoinder to William J. Kelleher," New Political Science 40, no. 1 (March 2018): 186-198.

  • Clyde Barrow. "The Political and Intellectual Origins of New Political Science," New Political Science 39, no. 4 (December 2017): 437-72.

  • Clyde Barrow. The Entrepreneurial Intellectual in the Corporate University. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.

  • Clyde Barrow. "Foreward," Economic Origins of Jeffersonian Democracy. New York: Dover Publications, August 2017.

  • Clyde Barrow and Michelle Keck. "Globalization Theory and State Theory: The False Antinomy," Toronto: Studies in Political Economy 98, no. 2 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2017): 1-20.

  • Clyde Barrow. "MGM Bill a Net Loser for Connecticut," Stamford, Connecticut: Stamford Advocate, May 2017.

  • Clyde Barrow. "Realpolitik in the American University: Charles A. Beard and the Problem of Academic Repression," Neoliberalizing the University: Implications for American Democracy. London and New York: Routledge, 2016: 14-34.

  • Clyde Barrow, Alan Meister, and David Borges. "An Empirical Framework for Assessing Market Saturation ," Buffalo, New York: Gaming Law Review and Economics 20, no. 5 (June 2016): 397-411.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Clyde Barrow. Regent’s Fellowship, University of California, (1977 - 1978)



Selected Presentations


  • Clyde Barrow. "The Fortress State: Semi-random Notes on the Repressive and Economic State Apparatuses; or Why the State Never Retreated," 49th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Political Science Association, Northeastern Political Science Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (November 2017)

  • Clyde Barrow. "Toward a Critical Theory of States," Annual Meeting, European Sociological Association, Athens, Greece (August 2017)

  • Clyde Barrow. "Globalization Theory and State Theory: The False Antimony," Historical Materialism Conference, New York, New York (April 2017)

  • Clyde Barrow. "The Entrepreneurial Intellectual in the Corporate University," 50th Anniversary Conference of the Caucus for a New Political Science, Caucus for a New Political Science, South Padre Island, Texas (February 2017)

  • Clyde Barrow. "Toward a Critical Theory of States: The Poulantzas-Miliband Debate After Globalization," 24th World Congress of the International Political Science Association, International Political Science Association, Poznan, Poland (July 2016)

  • Clyde Barrow, Alan Meister, and David Borges. "Measuring Market Saturation in the U.S. Casino Industry: An Analytical and Empirical Analysis," 16th International Conference on Gambling & Risk-Taking, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada (June 2016)

  • Clyde Barrow. "New Gaming Opportunities in the South: Assessing the Potential," Annual Southern Gaming Summit, BNP Media, Biloxi, Mississippi (May 2016)

  • Clyde Barrow. "Political Theory and the Academy in Crisis," Annual Meeting of the Western Political Science Association, Western Political Science Association, San Diego, California (March 2016)

  • Clyde Barrow. "The Northeastern Casino Gaming Update, 2015: Focus on 'Competitive Growth' & 'Saturation'," Gaming Experts Forum of the American Gaming Association, American Gaming Association, Washington, D.C. (September 2015)

  • Clyde Barrow. "The Caucus for a New Political Science: The Transition from Organizational Activism to Intellectual Activism," Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, American Political Science Association, San Franciso, California (September 2015)

Current Courses

POLS 3341 01 - Modern Political Theory:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses