ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Robert D. Loevy was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on February 26, 1935. He received his A.B. from Williams College in 1957 and his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University in 1963. While at Johns Hopkins he conducted research and wrote position papers for the House of Representatives Republican Policy Committee.
During the 1963-1964 academic year, he served as an American
Political Science Association Congressional Fellow in the office of United
States Senator Thomas H. Kuchel, of California, the Republican floor manager
in the Senate for the civil rights bill that later became the Civil Rights
Act of 1964.
He is the author of two books on United States presidential elections. The first was The Flawed Path to the Presidency 1992: Unfairness and Inequality in the Presidential Selection Process. The second was The Manipulated Path To The White House 1996: Maximizing Advantage In The Presidential Selection Process.
Loevy also wrote The Flawed Path To the Governorship
1994: The Nationalization Of A Colorado Statewide Election, and To
End All Segregation: The Politics of the Passage of the Civil Rights Act
In 1999, upon the occasion of the 125th Anniversary of the founding of Colorado College, Loevy wrote Colorado College: A Place Of Learning, 1874-1999.