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Ronald G. Shaiko

Ron ShaikoResearch Associate Professor
Senior Fellow, Associate Director of Curricular Programs of Rockefeller Center
204 Rockefeller
Ronald.Shaiko@dartmouth.edu

B.A., Political Science and History, Ursinus College
M.A., Ph.D., Political Science, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University

Recent publications

  • "The News Media and Organized Interests in the United States," in Mark Rozell, ed., Media Power, Media Politics, 2nd edition (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2008).
  • "Political Parties--On the Path to Revitalization," in Richard Semiatin, ed., Campaigns on the Cutting Edge (Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 2008), pp. 105-122.
  • "Same-Sex Marriage, GLBT Organizations, and the Lack of Spirited Political Engagement," in Clyde Wilcox and Craig Rimmerman, eds., The Politics of Same-Sex Marriage (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007), pp. 85-103.
  • The Interest Group Connection: Electioneering, Lobbying, and Policymaking in Washington, 2nd Edition, co-edited with Paul S. Herrnson and Clyde Wilcox, Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 2005.
  • "Making the Connection: Organized Interests, Political Representation, and the Changing Rules of the Game in Washington Politics," in Paul S. Herrnson, Ronald G. Shaiko, and Clyde Wilcox, eds., The Interest Group Connection: Electioneering, Lobbying, and policymaking in Washington, 2nd edition, Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 2005; with Paul S. Herrnson and Clyde Wilcox.
  • "Spin, Advocacy, and Political News Reporting: The media and Interest Groups in the United States," in Mark Rozell, ed., Media Power, Media Politics, Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2003, pp. 181-205.
  • Voices and Echoes for the Environment: Public Interest Representation in the 1990s and Beyond, Columbia University Press, 1999.
  • The Interest Group Connection: Electioneering, Lobbying, and Policymaking in Washington, Chatham House Publishers, 1998; co-editor.
  • "Female Participation in Association Governance and Political Representation: Women as Executive Directors, Board Members, Lobbyists, and PAC Directors," Nonprofit Management and Leadership, Winter 1997; (Winner, 1999 Editors' Prize for Best Scholarly Paper in Nonprofit Management and Leadership).
  • USAID Political Party Development Assistance, United States Agency for International Development/Center for Democracy and Governance Technical Publications Series (PN-ACE-500), April 1999.

Research interests

  • American politics; interest groups and lobbying, Congress, Nonprofit organizations
  • Comparative politics; democratization, social movements, interest groups and lobbying
  • Public Policy

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Last Updated: 10/15/08