Candis W. Smith, Associate Professor

Candis W. Smith
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Office Location:  Box 90855$Durham, NC 27708
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Teaching (Fall 2022):


Ph.D., Duke University, 2011

American Politics
Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. Kreitzer, RJ; Maltby, EA; Smith, CW, Fifty shades of deservingness: an analysis of state-level variation and effect of social constructions on policy outcomes, Journal of Public Policy (January, 2022) [doi]  [abs].
  2. Smith, CW; Kreitzer, RJ; Kane, KA; Saunders, TM, Contraception Deserts: The Effects of Title X Rule Changes on Access to Reproductive Health Care Resources, Politics & Gender (January, 2022) [doi]  [abs].
  3. Volpe, RL; Hopkins, M; Geathers, J; Watts Smith, C; Cuffee, Y, Negotiating professional identity formation in medicine as an ‘outsider’: The experience of professionalization for minoritized medical students, Ssm Qualitative Research in Health, vol. 1 (December, 2021), pp. 100017-100017, Elsevier BV [doi] .
  4. Smith, CW, A Discussion of Ismail K. White and Chryl N. Laird’s Steadfast Democrats: How Social Forces Shape Black Political Behavior, Perspectives on Politics, vol. 19 no. 1 (March, 2021), pp. 211-212, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi] .
  5. DeSante, CD; Smith, CW, Fear, Institutionalized Racism, and Empathy: The Underlying Dimensions of Whites’ Racial Attitudes, Ps: Political Science & Politics, vol. 53 no. 4 (October, 2020), pp. 639-645, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs].