Allen J. Matusow, Emeritus

Allen J. Matusow
W. G. Twyman Professor Emeritus of History
Associate Director for Academic Programs, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1963
M.A. Harvard University, 1959
B.A. Ursinus College, 1958
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332 Humanities
Areas of Interest: 
  • Foreign policy of Nixon and Kissinger
  • Post World War II American foreign policy
  • U.S. history 1945-1974
Selected Publications: 
  • “Carter, Reagan, and the End of the Cold War.” Book manuscript in progress.
  • Nixon's Economy: Boom, Busts, Dollars, & Votes (University of Kansas , 1998).
  • The Unraveling of America: A History of Liberalism in the 1960s (Harper & Row, 1984).
  • Farm Policies and Politics in the Truman Years (Harvard Univ., 1967).