About Andrew Polsky

Andrew J. Polsky is professor of political science at Hunter College and the Gradaute Center, CUNY. He is the author of "Elusive Victories: The American Presidency at War" (Oxford University Press, 2012) and "The Rise of the Therapeutic State" (Princeton University Press, 1991), as well as numerous scholarly articles on American politics. From 2005 to 2010, he served as the editor of the poitical science journal "Polity."