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Larry Bennett

  • Professor
  • PhD, Rutgers University

  • Political Science
  • Faculty
  • Urban politics and public policy; neighborhoods; American politics
  • 773-325-1973

Larry Bennett teaches courses on American politics, focusing on cities, urban politics, and urban policy.  His book, Neighborhood Politics:  Chicago and Sheffield (1997), compared grassroots activism in Chicago and the English city of Sheffield, North Yorkshire.  Professor Bennett’s most recent book is The Third City:  Chicago and American Urbanism (2010). It received the “Certificate of Excellence—Scholarly Publication” award from the Illinois State Historical Society.