Alan Dowty in 2008.
|Born||January 15, 1940|
|Education||BA, MA, Ph.D.|
|Alma mater||Shimer College; University of Chicago|
Alan Dowty is an American author and Professor of Political Science Emeritus, University of Notre Dame. He was formerly Kahanoff Chair Professor of Israel Studies at the University of Calgary, 2003-2006, and President of the Association for Israel Studies, 2005-2007.
Early life and education
Dowty earned a B.A. from Shimer College (1959) and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago (1963). He returned to Shimer to teach for a time in 1966, and as of 2010 is the vice president of the Shimer College Alumni Association.
- The Limits of American Isolation, (New York University Press, 1971)
- Middle East Crisis: U.S. Decision Making in 1958, 1970, and 1973, (University of California Press, 1984)
- Closed Borders: The Contemporary Assault on Freedom of Movement, (Yale University Press, 1987)
- The Jewish State: A Century Later, (University of California Press, 1998, 2001)
- Israel/Palestine, (Polity Press, 2005, 2008)
- "Alan Dowty". nd.edu. Retrieved 30 November 2013.
- "Welcome to Israel / Palestine online by Alan Dowty". Retrieved 30 November 2013.
- "Is Israel Democratic? Substance and Semantics in the "Ethnic Democracy" Debate". Project muse. Retrieved 30 November 2013.
- Mendelsohn, Ezra (1999). ?. Oxford University Press. p. 263.
- "Alumni Association Board of Directors". Shimer.edu. Retrieved 2010-04-24.
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