Holtzman, Abraham

views updated


HOLTZMAN, Abraham. American, b. 1921. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: Professor of Political Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1962-95, now emeritus (Assistant Professor, 1955-57; Associate Professor, 1957-62). Teaching Assistant, University of California, Los Angeles, 1945-47; Election Examiner, National Labor Relations Board, 1950; Teaching Fellow and Tutor, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1950-52; Instructor, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1952-53; Congressional Fellow, 1953-54; Staff Assistant to Chairman, Democratic National Committee, 1954; Advisor to Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1960. Publications: Los Angeles County Chief Administrative Officer: Ten Years Experience, 1948; The Loyalty Pledge Controversy in the Democratic Party, 1960; Interest Groups and Lobbying, 1966; Legislative Liaison: Executive Leadership in Congress, 1970; The Townsend Movement, A Political Study, 1970; American Government: Ideals and Reality, 1980, 1984. Address: 3606 Alamance Dr, Raleigh, NC 27609, U.S.A.

About this article

Holtzman, Abraham

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article