Popkin, Samuel L(ewis)

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POPKIN, Samuel L(ewis)

POPKIN, Samuel L(ewis). American, b. 1942. Genres: Politics/ Government. Career: Simulatics Corporation, project director for urban analysis and Vietnam studies, 1965-67; Yale University, New Haven, CT, lecturer, 196768; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, assistant professor, 1968-73; University of Texas, 1973-75; University of California-San Diego, professor, 1975-. Consultant, Rand Corporation and Simulatics Corporation, 1968-72; consultant, CBS, 1983-90; deputy pollster, Clinton/Gore presidential campaign, 1992. Publications: The Rational Peasant: The Political Economy of Rural Society in Vietnam, 1979; (ed., with S. Kernell) Chief of Staff: Twenty-Five Years of Managing the Presidency, 1986; The Reasoning Voter: Communication and Persuasion in Presidential Campaigns, 1991. Address: Department of Political Science, University of California-San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, U.S.A. Online address: spopkingatsweber.ucsd.edu