Wunsch, James S(tevenson)

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WUNSCH, James S(tevenson)

WUNSCH, James S(tevenson). American, b. 1946. Genres: Politics/ Government, Public/Social administration, Third World. Career: University of Ghana, Accra, research fellow, 1971-72; Creighton University, Omaha, NE, instructor, 1973, assistant professor, 1973-78, associate professor, 1978- 86, professor of political science, 1986-, chair of department, 1983-92, 1996-; writer. Indiana University-Bloomington, visiting associate professor and senior fellow of Workshop on Political Theory and Policy Analysis, 1985-86; Associates in Rural Development, Inc., senior associate and project manager, 1987-88. U.S. Agency for International Development, social science analyst for Office of Rural Development and Development Administration, 1978-80; consultant to governments of Zambia, Nigeria, Bangladesh, the Sudan, Kenya, the Philippines, Liberia, Panama, Ghana, Thailand, South Africa, Botswana, and Swaziland. Publications: (with M. Landau, L. Carina, and S. Bhakti) The Provincial Development Assistance Project, 1980; Rural Development, Decentralization, and Administrative Reform: Toward a New Analytical Framework (monograph), 1988; (with D. Olowu) The Failure of the Centralized State: Institutions for Self Governance in Africa, 1990. Author of journal articles and book chapters. Address: Department of Political Science, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68178, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]