BLEDSOE, Timothy. American, b. 1953. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: University of South Carolina at Columbia, assistant professor of political science, 1984-89; Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, associate professor, 1989-96, professor of political science, 1996-. Publications: Urban Reform and Its Consequences, 1988; Careers in City Politics, 1993. Address: Department of Political Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, U.S.A.