Professor Nancy Maveety


  Contact Information

    319 Norman Mayer bldg.
    New Orleans, LA. 70118


   Office Hours:  Wednesdays by Appointment, 319 Norman Mayer

   Tel: (504) 862 - 8300










Commonly Taught Courses

POLA3012 Booze, Drugs, & The Courts

This survey-level course examines the dynamics of their regulation as items of health, vice, individual rights, and state building. Analysis emphasizes the role of the courts in shaping regimes of restriction versus those of emancipation and enjoyment.

Research Interests

U.S. Supreme Court studies, judicial decision making, and comparative judicial politics.

Curriculum Vitae


Tulane University, Political Science Dept, 316 Norman Mayer Bldg, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5166