Braunthal, Gerard

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BRAUNTHAL, Gerard. American (born Germany), b. 1923. Genres: International relations/Current affairs, Politics/Government. Career: University of Massachusetts, Amherst, instructor, 1954-57, assistant professor, 1957-62, associate professor, 1962-67, professor, 1967-88, professor emeritus of political science, 1988-. Publications: The Federation of German Industry in Politics, 1965; The West German Legislative Process: A Case Study of Two Transportation Bills, 1972; Socialist Labor and Politics in Weimar Germany: The General Federation of German Trade Unions, 1978; The West German Social Democrats 1969-82: Profile of a Party in Power, 1983; 2nd ed. as The German Social Democrats since 1969: A Party in Power and Opposition, 1993; Political Loyalty and Public Service in West Germany: The 1972 Decree against Radicals and Its Consequences, 1990; Parties and Politics in Modern Germany, 1996. Address: 161 Red Gate Lane, Amherst, MA 01002, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]