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Christopher Uggen is distinguished professor of sociology at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of Locked Out: Felon Disenfranchisement and American Democracy (with Manza, 2006).
Robert Ulich (1890–1977) was assistant director of Leipzig Public Libraries helping rebuild Germany after WWI. He was counselor in charge of Saxon University in 1921–1931 and taught philosophy for 3 years at the Dresden Institute of Technology. He protested the racially motivated dismissal of co-workers and in 1934 left Germany for the U.S. where he was professor of the history and philosophy of education at Harvard University. His most notable book is The Human Career (1955).
Edna Ullmann-Margalit, professor of philosophy and director of the Center for Rationality at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, is the author of Out of the Cave: A Philosophical Inquiry into the Dead Sea Scrolls Research (2006).
Mark Ungar is professor of political science and criminal justice at the Graduate Center and Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. His books include Policing Democracy: Overcoming Obstacles to Citizen Security Reform in Latin America (2011).
Eduard Urbanek, associate professor and chairman of the department of sociology in the faculty of philosophy at the Charles University, Prague, is author of Social Classes and Structure and Dynamics of Class Society. His volume, Masks and Roles, will soon be published.
Nadia Urbinati is Kyriakos Tsakopoulos Professor of Political Theory in the Department of Political Science at Columbia University. She is the authors of, among others, Democracy Disfigured: Opinion, Truth, and the People (2014) and Me The People: How Populism Transforms Democracy (2019).
Robert J. Ursano
Robert J. Ursano is professor of psychiatry and neuroscience and chairman of the department of psychiatry at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland. He is also director of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress. He has authored numerous articles and several books in the field of disaster psychiatry and response to trauma and disasters.
Joseph Uscinski is a professor of political science at University of Miami. He is the coauthor of American Conspiracy Theories (2014), editor of Conspiracy Theories and the People Who Believe Them (2018), and the author of Conspiracy Theories: A Primer (2020).
Michael Useem is associate professor of sociology at Boston University. He wrote Protest Movements in America (1975)