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Ripley, Randall Butler

RIPLEY, Randall Butler

RIPLEY, Randall Butler. American, b. 1938. Genres: Politics/Government, Public/Social administration. Career: Professor of Political Science, 1969-, Dean, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 1992-, Ohio State University, Columbus, (Associate Professor, 1967-69; Chairman, 1969-91). Member of the Governmental Studies Staff, Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C., 1963-67. Publications: Party Leaders in the House of Representatives, 1967; Majority Party Leadership in Congress, 1969; Power in the Senate, 1969; The Politics of Economic and Human Resource Development, 1972; American National Government and Public Policy, 1974; Congress, 1975, 4th ed. 1988; (with G.A. Franklin) Congress, The Bureaucracy, and Public Policy, 1976, 5th ed. 1991; (co-author) A More Perfect Union, 1979, 4th ed. 1989; (with G.A. Franklin) Policy Implementation and Bureaucracy, 1982, 1986; (with G.A. Franklin) CETA: Politics and Policy 1973-1982, 1984; Policy Analysis in Political Science, 1985; (with E.E. Slotnick) Readings in American Government and Politics, 1989, 1993, 1999; (co-author) American Labor Unions in the Electoral Arena, 2001. EDITOR: Public Policies and Their Politics, 1966; (with T.J. Lowi) Legislative Politics US, 3rd ed, 1973; (with G.A. Franklin) Policy-Making in the Federal Executive Branch, 1975; (with G.A. Franklin) National Government and Policy in the United States, 1977; (with J.M. Lindsay) Congress Resurgent: Foreign and Defense Policy on Capitol Hill, 1993; (with J.M. Lindsay) U.S. Foreign Policy after the Cold War, 1997. Address: Dept. of Political Science, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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