Roger Masters

Academic Appointments

Nelson A. Rockefeller Professor of Government, Emeritus
Research Professor of Government
President, Foundation for Neuroscience and Society

HB 6108
B.A. Harvard University
M.A. University of Chicago
Ph.D. University of Chicago

Selected publications

The Collected Writings of Rousseau, with Christopher Kelly, eds. University Press of New England, 12 volumes, 1990-2007

Fortune is a River: Leonardo da Vinci and Niccolo Machiavelli's Magnificent Dream to Change the Course of Florentine History, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1998. (See NYT book review)

The Nature of Politics. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989

The Political Philosophy of Rousseau. Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press, 1968. Also available in French, as La philosophie politique de rousseau. Lyon: ENS Editions, 2002.

The Nation is Burdened: American foreign policy in a changing world. New York: Random House, 1967.

"Confirmation of and explanations for elevated blood lead and other disorders in children exposed to water disinfection and fluoridation chemicals," with Myron J. Coplan, Steven C Patch and Marcia S Bachman, Neurotoxicology, 28(5, 2007): 1032-42.

"Biology and politics: Linking nature and nurture," Annual Review of Political Science. Vol. 4 (2001): 345-369.

"Water treatment with silicofluorides and lead toxicity," with Myron J. Coplan, International Journal of Environmental Studies, 56 (4, 1999): 435-449.

"Environmental Pollution, Neurotoxicity, and Criminal Violence," with Brian T. Hone and Anil Doshi, in J. Rose., ed., Environmental Toxicology: Current Developments (London: Taylor and Francis, 1998), pp. 13-48.

"Emotion and Cognition in Political Information-Processing," with Baldwin M. Way, Journal of Communication 46 (3, 1996), 48-65.

"Dominance and Attention: Images of Leaders in German, French, & American TV News," with Siegfried Frey and Gary Bente, Polity, Vol. 23, No. 3 (Spring, 1991): 373-394.

"Evolutionary Biology and Political Theory," American Political Science Review, Vol. 84, No. 1 (March, 1990): 195-210.

"Happy Warriors: Leaders' Facial Displays, Viewers' Emotions, and Political Support," with Denis G. Sullivan, American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 32, No. 2 (May 1988): 345-368.

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