Kevin Wagner, J.D. Ph.D
Kevin M. Wagner
Professor of Political Science
Director of the Jack
Florida Atlantic University
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters
Department of Political Science
777 Glades Road, P.O. Box 3091
Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991 USA
CoursesAmerican National Government
EducationPh.D., Political Science, University of Florida M.A. (2002), Political Science, University of Florida Juris Doctor (1996), University of Florida
B.A. (1993) International Affairs and Russian Language, Florida State University
Law and Society
Refereed Journal and Law Review Articles:
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and Jason Abbot). “Political Tinder Box: Critical Information Flows and Participation in a Semi-Closed State.” Political Behavior (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11109-018-9456-6
· Kevin Wagner (with Amanzhol Bekmagambetov, Jason Gainous, Zhaxylyk Sabitov, Adil Rodionov & Bagysh Gabdulina. “Critical social media information flows: political trust and protest behaviour among Kazakhstani college students.” Central Asian Survey (2018). DOI: 10.1080/02634937.2018.1479374
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and CE Ziegler). “Digital media and political opposition in authoritarian systems: Russia’s 2011 and 2016 Duma elections.” Democratization 24(1): 1-18 (2018).
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and Trisha Grey). “Digital Information Consumption and External Political Efficacy in Latin America: Does Institutional Context Matter.” Journal of Information Technology and Politics 14(1): 1-15 (2017).
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and Mirya Holman). “I am Woman, Hear me Tweet! Gender Differences in Twitter Use among Congressional Candidates.” Journal of Women, Politics & Policy 38(2): 1-26 (2017).
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and Trisha Grey). “Gender and the Digital Divide in Latin America.” Social Science Quarterly: doi:10.1111/ssqu.12270 (2017).
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and Trisha Grey). “Internet Freedom and Social Media Effects: Democracy and Citizen Attitudes in Latin America.” Online Information Review 40: 4 (2016).
· Kevin Wagner (with Dukong Kim and Jeremy Hagler). “Stand Your Ground in Florida: The Effect of Race, Location and Weapons on Convictions.” Ralph Bunche Journal of Public Affairs (2016) 5(1): 1-10.
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous and Jason Abbott). “Civic Disobedience: Does Internet Use Stimulate Political Unrest in East Asia?” Journal of Information, Technology and Politics (2015) 12(1): 219-236.
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous). “Digital Uprising: The Internet Revolution in the Middle East.” Journal of Information, Technology and Politics (2013) 10(3): 261-275.
· Kevin Wagner (with Jason Gainous) "Bowling Online: The Internet and the New Social Capital." The Commonwealth Review of Political Science. Volume 1, Number 1 (2013) 4-26.
· Kevin Wagner, et. al. "State Parties 2.0." The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society (2013) 9(1): 99-112.
· Kevin Wagner, et. al. “Traditional Cleavages or a New World: Does Online Social Networking Bridge the Political Participation Divide?” Journal of Politics, Culture and Society. (2013) 26(2): 145-158.
· Kevin Wagner. “Edmund Burke and Adam Smith: Understanding the Divisions in Conservative Thought.” The Political Chronicle (2012) 21(2) 7-21.
“Rewriting the Guarantee Clause: How Courts Validate Political Change,”
· Tweeting to Power: Social Media Revolution in American Politics. Oxford University Press (2014). ISBN-10: 0199965099
Rebooting American Politics: The Internet Revolution.
· Kevin Wagner and Eric Prier. “Assessing The Florida Legislature.” In Government and Politics in Florida (4th ed) edited by J. Edwin Benton, Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida (Forthcoming 2016).
· Kevin Wagner and Jason Gainous. “Mena and the Internet: Technology and the Democratic Divide.” In Assessing Mena Political Reform, Post-Arab Spring, edited by Brian Robert Calfano, Lonfon, UK: Lexington Books (2014).
Kevin Wagner and Eric Prier. “The
· Kevin Wagner. “Keeping Political Science Relevant.” Florida Political Chronicle (2014) 23(1): 5-6.
Kevin Wagner. “City of
Kevin Wagner. Review of Michael Foley. The British Presidency. (
Kevin Wagner. Review of Scott Veitch. Law
and Irresponsibility: On the Legitimation of Human Suffering. (
Kevin Wagner. Review of Nina Chandler. The Strange Case of Hellish Nell: The Story of Helen Duncan and the
Witch Trial of World War II. (
Kevin Wagner. Review of Eric Prier. The
Myth of Representation and the