Elaine Bernadette Sharp

Social and Behavioral Sciences - Political Science
Professor Emeritus
Primary office:
Lawrence, KS 66045


Urban Politics, Public Policy, Public Opinion and Public Policy



Selected Publications

Sharp, Elaine B. “‘Politics, Economics, and Urban Policing: The Postindustrial City Thesis and Rival Explanations  of Heightened Order Maintenance Policing.’  .” Journal Articles. Urban Affairs Review Vol 50, #3 and also pre-published online (June 12, 2013) (12, 2014). https://doi.org/10.1177/1078087413490397.
Sharp, Elaine B. “‘Minority Representation and Order Maintenance Policing: Toward a Contingent View.’ .” Journal Articles. Social Science Quarterly Pre-published online (Jan, 2014) DOI: 10.1111/ssqu.12078 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1111/ssqu.12078.
Daley, Dorothy, Elaine B. Sharp, and Jungah Bae. “Understanding City Engagement in Community-Focused Sustainability Initiatives.” Journal Articles. Cityscape 15, no. 1 (March 2013): 143–62.
Sharp, Elaine B. “‘Back to Basics: Two Issue Areas for the Future Urban Politics Agenda,’ .” Journal Articles. Journal of Urban Affairs, Accepted/In Press.
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