Matusow, Allen J(oseph)

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MATUSOW, Allen J(oseph)

MATUSOW, Allen J(oseph). American, b. 1937. Genres: History. Career: Rice University, Houston, TX, assistant professor, 1963-66, associate professor, 1966-70, professor of American history, 1970-83, dean of School of Humanities, 1980-95, William Gaines Twyman Professor, 1983-. Stanford University, visiting professor, 1967-68. Publications: Farm Policies and Politics in the Truman Years, 1967; The Unraveling of America: A History of Liberalism in the 1960s, 1984; Nixon's Economy, 1998. EDITOR: (with B.J. Bernstein) The Truman Administration: A Documentary History, 1967; (with Bernstein) Twentieth Century America: Recent Interpretations, 1969; Joseph R. McCarthy, 1970. Contributor to professional journals. Address: Dept of History, Rice University, PO Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]