December 8 at 7:30 pm via Zoom
Prius or Pickup: How did Americans become so politically divided?
Based on widely acclaimed research in political psychology, Jonathan Weiler (Kehillah member) will discuss the roots of our polarization and what, if anything, might allow us to move beyond the impasse.
Jonathan Weiler received his Ph.D. in political science from UNC-Chapel Hill. He has written four books, including Authoritarianism and Polarization in American Politics (Cambridge University Press, 2009), co-authored with Marc Hetherington), which won the Philip Converse award from the American Political Science Association in 2016, in recognition of the book’s lasting impact on the field, and Prius or Pickup: How the Answers to Four Simple Questions Explain America’s Great Divide (2018), also co-authored with Marc Hetherington. He teaches courses on economic globalization, sports and globalization, and human rights.
To join the conversation email sherri AT kehillahsynagogue.org