GATI, Charles. Hungarian, b. 1934. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: Union College, Schenectady, NY, instructor in political science, 1963-65, assistant professor, 1965-68, associate professor, 1969-74, professor, 1974-, founder and director of program in comparative communist studies, 1970-71 and 1972-74, chair of political science department, 1975-78; Columbia University, NYC, senior research scholar at Research Institute on International Change, 1971-72, 1977-78, and 1979-, visiting lecturer, 1972, visiting associate professor, 1972-74, visiting professor at Harriman Institute for Advanced Study of the Soviet Union, 1975-86, director of East Europe Project, Research Institute on International Change, 1984-85. Visiting professor, University of Kansas, 1968-69, and Yale University, 1975. Publications: (with T. Gati) The Debate over Detente, Foreign Policy Association 1977; Hungary and the Soviet Bloc, 1986; The Bloc That Failed: Soviet-East European Relations in Transition, 1990. EDITOR & CONTRIBUTOR: The Politics of Modernization in Eastern Europe: Testing the Soviet Model, 1974; Caging the Bear: Containment and the Cold War, 1974; The International Politics of Eastern Europe, 1976; (with J.F. Triska) Blue-Collar Workers in Eastern Europe, 1981. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: Department of Political Science, Union College, Schenectady, NY 12308, U.S.A.