The Public Purpose Journal is a peer-reviewed interdisciplinary academic journal presenting the work of American University graduate students from the Departments of Government; Justice, Law, and Criminology; and Public Administration and Policy. Founded in 2003, The Public Purpose is supported by the School of Public Affairs Graduate Council with the involvement and guidance of the Faculty Review Board, consisting of some of American University’s most distinguished professors. The journal is entirely student-run and currently has a staff of about twenty students.
THE PUBLIC PURPOSE MAGAZINE
Issue 1, Spring 2015