Allan Kornberg
Norb F. Schaefer Professor Emeritus of International Studies

Allan Kornberg is Norb F. Schaefer Professor of Political Science at Duke University. His research concentrates on political parties, legislatures, and comparative political behavior. He is the author of Canadian Legislative Behavior: A Study of the 25th Parliament; co-author of Influence in Parliament: Canada; Citizen Politicians- Canada; Representative Democracy in the Canadian Provinces; Citizens and Community; and A Polity on the Edge: Canada and the Politics of Fragmentation; co-author and editor of Political Support in Canada; Legislatures in Developmental Perspective; Legislatures in Comparative Perspective; Minorities and the Canadian State; The Resurgence of Conservatism in Anglo-American Democracies; and has contributed chapters to a number of other books. Articles by him have appeared in the American Political Science Review, the British Journal of Political Science, Canadian Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, the Journal of Politics, American Journal of Political Science, Political Quarterly, and other professional journals. His present research focuses on the sources, distribution and consequences of variations in public support for a political regime. From 1993-1995, he served as the first Director of the Division of Social, Behavioral & Economic Research of the National Science Foundation.

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  • 304 Perkins Library, Durham, NC 27708
  • Box 90204, Durham, NC 27708-0204

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