Graham Allison

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Graham Tillett Allison Jr. (born March 23, 1940) is an American political scientist and the Douglas Dillon Professor of Government at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He is renowned for his contribution in the late 1960s and early 1970s to the bureaucratic analysis of decision making, especially during times of crisis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Graham Allison has received more than 63,752 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Graham Allison is the 28th most popular political scientist, the 6,331st most popular biography from United States and the 12th most popular American Political Scientist.

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Among political scientists, Graham Allison ranks 28 out of 29Before him are John Mearsheimer, Leonard Hobhouse, William Graham Sumner, Robert Keohane, Olivier Roy, and Norman Finkelstein. After him are Ilan Pappé.

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Among people born in 1940, Graham Allison ranks 329Before him are Richard Attwood, Ralph Towner, Lorella De Luca, Anzor Kavazashvili, Chris Farlowe, and Franco Balmamion. After him are Helma Sanders-Brahms, Marcel Aubour, Alain Calmat, Paul Williams, Ermindo Onega, and Judy Cornwell.

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Among people born in United States, Graham Allison ranks 6,331 out of 15,968Before him are Ransom E. Olds (1864), Eugene McCarthy (1916), Glenn Medeiros (1970), Rick Yune (1971), Margaret Dumont (1882), and Wendy O. Williams (1949). After him are David Hungate (1948), Topher Grace (1978), Nathan East (1955), Oscar Pettiford (1922), K. C. Jones (1932), and Lillian Disney (1899).


Among political scientists born in United States, Graham Allison ranks 12Before him are Joseph Nye (1937), Robert D. Putnam (1941), John Mearsheimer (1947), William Graham Sumner (1840), Robert Keohane (1941), and Norman Finkelstein (1953).

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