Paul R. Abramson is professor of political science at Michigan State University. He is author of Politics in the Bible (2012), coauthor of Value Change in Global Perspective (1995), and author of Political Attitudes in America (1983), The Political Socialization of Black Americans (1977), and Generational Change in American Politics (1975). Along with John H. Aldrich and David W. Rohde he is coauthor of sixteen additional books in the Change and Continuity series, all of which were published by CQ Press.
Jean-Michel Bismut is professor of mathematics at the Universitï¿½ Paris-Sud, Orsay.
David W. Rohde is Ernestine Friedl Professor of Political Science and director of the Political Institutions and Public Choice Program at Duke University. He is coeditor of Why Not Parties? (2008), author of Parties and Leaders in the Postreform House (1991), coeditor of Home Style and Washington Work (1989), and coauthor of Supreme Court Decision Making (1976).