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Benjamin Ginsberg

Benjamin Ginsberg

Contact Benjamin Ginsberg

bgin@jhu.edu 410-516-5568

Benjamin Ginsberg is the David Bernstein Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies at Johns Hopkins University.

A policy advisor for political science and government for The Heartland Institute, Ginsberg is also the author or co-author of a number of books including The Fall of the Faculty; Presidential Government; Politics By Other Means; The Value of Violence; and How the Jews Defeated Hitler. His most recent book, What Washington Gets Wrong was released in October 2016 by Penguin Random House. Ginsberg received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1973 and was Professor of Government at Cornell until 1992 when he joined the faculty at Johns Hopkins.

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