Abshire, David Manker

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ABSHIRE, David Manker

ABSHIRE, David Manker. American, b. 1926. Genres: International relations/Current affairs, Politics/Government. Career: President 1982-83 and since 1988, Executive Director, 1962-70, and Chairman, 1973-82, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C.; Assistant Secretary of State for Congressional Relations, 1970-73; U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO, 1983-87. Member, Congressional Committee on the Organization of Government for the Conduct of Foreign Policy, 1973-75; Chairman, U.S. Board for International Broadcasting, 1974-77; Director, National Security Group, Transition Office of President-Elect Reagan, 1980-81; Special Counselor to the President, 1987. Publications: (with others) Detente, 1965; The South Rejects a Prophet: The Life of Senator D.M. Key, 1967; Research Resources for the Seventies, 1971; International Broadcasting: A New Dimension of Western Diplomacy, 1976; Egypt and Israel: Prospects for a New Era, 1979; Foreign Policy Makers: President vs. Congress, 1981; Preventing WWIII: A Realistic Grand Strategy, 1988. EDITOR: National Security, 1963; Portuguese Africa, 1969. Contributor to books. Address: Ctr. Strategic & Intl. Studies, Suite 400, 1800 K St., NW, Washington, DC 20006, U.S.A.