Ohio University

Daniel Moak

Dr. Daniel Moak, portrait
Assistant Professor

Moak is also a faculty affiliate of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture.

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Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests

Dr. Moak focuses on race and politics, with an emphasis on recognizing voices atypical to the discourse surrounding race.

Recent Grants

"Case Study of the School-to-Prison Pipeline in Kern County, California," $3,000 grant from The California Endowment for a project with Dr. Sarah Cate from the University of Southern Mississippi.

Recent Publications

“The Political Development of Schools as Cause and Solution to Delinquency,” The Journal of Policy History (forthcoming); with Sarah D. Cate.

“Thurgood Marshall: The Legacy and Limits of Equality Under the Law,” in African American Political Thought: A Collected History (2021); edited by Melvin Rogers and Jack Turner.

“Who’ll Stop the Rain? Repeated Disasters and Attitudes Toward Government,” Social Science Quarterly (2019); with Joshua Darr and Sarah Cate.