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John Maltese

Contributing and Book Editor

John Anthony Maltese is the Albert B. Saye Professor and Head of the Department of Political Science at the University of Georgia's School of Public and International Affairs. He holds a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University.

He is the author of The Selling of Supreme Court Nominees (winner of the C. Herman Pritchett Award) and Spin Control: The White House Office of Communications and the Management of Presidential News. He is co-author with Joseph A. Pika and and Andrew Rudalevige of The Politics of the Presidency, soon to be released in its 9th edition, and co-author with Pika and H. Phillips Shively of Government Matters: American Democracy in Context.

He is a Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor and was named Georgia's U.S. Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). Professor Maltese also writes extensively about classical music, for which he won a Grammy Award from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

Updated November 2015

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