Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2015 Political Response to Climate Change in the USA and CanadaRoutledge, Europa Regional Surveys Series.
2014 Political Response to Climate Change in the USA and CanadaRoutledge, Europa Regional Surveys Series.
2014 The SuperfundCQ Press.
2013 Building An Effective Climate Change Agenda: The U.S. as Leader or Obstacle?Letras Internacionales (online journal, University ORT Uruguay, Department of International Studies).
2012 Global Climate Change: A Very Serious Environmental Threat that Developed and Major Industrialized Countries Should Share the Burden in AddressingABC-Clio.
2009 Choosing a New Direction: The Presidential Election of 2008White House Studies. 1-20.
2009 President George W. Bush:“Pale Green” Responses to the Environment?American Review of Politics. 371-385.
2008 The 2008 Presidential ElectionLetras Internacionales.
2007 Comparing the Environmental Policies of Presidents George HW Bush and George W. BushWhite House Studies. 163-179.
2005 The ‘Greenless Response’ to Global WarmingCurrent History. 438-443.
2004 Spanning the century: Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Richard Nixon, Bill Clinton, and the environmentWhite House Studies. 337-355.
2004 The USA and global environmental policy: Domestic constraints on effective leadershipInternational Political Science Review. 349-369.
2000 Party Promises and Presidential Performance: Social Policies of the Modern Presidents, FDR-ClintonSoutheastern Political Review. 111-130.
1996 Predictors of state legislators’ attitudes toward public affairs television in the state capitalJournalism & Mass Communication Quarterly. 77-89.
1995 Support for television coverage of the legislative process among state legislators: A comparison of Iowa, Utah, and FloridaPolitical Communication. 193-210.
1994 Communication, Information, and Professional Behavior: Perceptions of Broadcasters Performance and Televised Coverage of Public AffairsVirginia Social Science Journal. 31-44.
1994 Rejoinder to John Passe-Smith's Critique of >Trade Politics and the Fast Track: Impact on Congressional-Presidential RelationsAmerican Review of Politics. 99-103.
1994 Trade Politics and the Fast Track: Impact on Congressional-Presidential RelationsAmerican Review of Politics. 73-87.
1993 Perceptions of Free Press-Privacy-Fair Trial Rights: Comparing Attorneys, Judges, and Media Representatives in Iowa and IndianaIndiana Journal of Political Science. 146-155.
1993 Televised Coverage of the State Legislature: What Florida's Legislators Think About ItGoverning Florida. 25-27.
1991 Support for Protest Methods and Political Strategies Among Peace Movement Activists: Comparing the United States, Great Britain and the Federal Republic of GermanyWestern Political Quarterly. 519-540.
1987 Teaching a Course on World War III: An Introductory ApproachTeaching Political Science: Politics in Perspective. 137-144.

Books

Year Title
2016 American Politics and the Environment.  SUNY Press.
2013 U.S. Politics and Climate Change: Science Confronts Policy
2010 White House Politics and the Environment: FDR to George W. Bus
2002 American Politics and the Environment
1999 The Starr Gazing: The Politics and Analysis of the Starr Report.  New Jersey: Prentice Hall.

Chapters

Year Title
2016 The Imperial Presidency RevisitedVol. III: Foreign Politics and Policy Making in the George W Bush Presidency. Nova Publishers.
2013 Political Response to Climate Change in the USA and Canada2014 Edition of "The USA and Canada". Routledge, Europa Regional Surveys Series.
2012 Environmental Policy and Global Climate ChangeThe Obama Presidency: A Preliminary Assessment. SUNY Press.
2011 Global Warming: Environmental Catastrophe or Scientific Hoax?Moral Controversies in American Politcs. M. E. Sharpe Publishers.
2008 The USA and Global Environmental Policy: Domestic Constraints on Effective LeadershipInternational Environmental Politics. Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications.
2008 The ‘Science and Politics Problem’: Global Warming, Climate Change and HurricanesHurricanes and Climate Change. Springer Publishers.
2004 An Early Assessment of President George W. Bush and the EnvironmentGeorge W. Bush: Evaluating the President at Midterm. SUNY Press.
2004 Like Father, Like Son? Comparing Presidents H.W. Bush and George W. Bush on Air Quality and Global Climate ChangeInternational Governance and International Security: Issues and Perspectives. Athens: Institute for Education and Research.
2003 Comparing the Environmental Policies of Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. BushThe Presidencies of George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc..
2003 Social Policy and White House Politics: An Examination of the Presidency from Franklin D. Roosevelt to George W. BushThe Presidency: Classic and Contemporary Readings. McGraw Hill.
2000 International Environmental Cooperation, the American Presidency, and Global Climate ChangeHuman Dimensions of Global Environmental Change: Global Environmental Change and the Nation-State. Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research.
1999 The Environment as a Public Policy Issue: Assessing Virginia from a Regional PerspectiveGovernment and Politics in Virginia. Simon and Schuster.
1999 The European Union and Environmental PolicyHandbook of Global Environmental Policy and Administration. Marcel-Dekker Publishers.
1998 The Presidency and Social PolicyPresidential Frontiers: Underexplored Issues in White House Politics. Praeger Publishers.
1996 Gender Differences and State Legislators' Attitudes Toward Media Coverage of Public AffairsWomen in Politics: Outsiders or Insiders?. New Jersey: Prentice Hall.
1993 American and British Trends in Gender Differences: A Comparison of Anti- Nuclear Weapons ActivistsWomen in Politics: Outsiders or Insiders?. New Jersey: Prentice Hall.
1993 Cameras in the CourtroomCourt Management in the United States. New York: Marcel-Dekker.

Conference Papers

Year Title
1995 The impact of political ideology on congressional support for presidential policy making authority: The case of the fast track.  141-153.
1988 Gender and Political Behavior in Two National Settings.  47-58.

Research Overview

  • Environmental Politics, Climate Change at the state, national, and international levels
  • Grants

  • Small Grants Program. “Survey: Political Orientations of City Officials in Hampton Roads, Virginia About Sea Level Rise.”  awarded by American Political Science Association 2015
  • College of Arts and Letters’ Faculty Research Grant  awarded by Old Dominion University 2012
  • Travel funding to support the presentation of research findings at the 1sl International Summit on Global Warming, Climate Change, and Hurricanes, Crete, Greece  awarded by Old Dominion University (Office of International Programs, Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Letters, and the Department of Political Science and Geography) 2007
  • Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Fellowship in support of research at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library  awarded by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Fellowship 2006 - 2007
  • Travel funding to support the presentation of research findings at the 2001 Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Climate Change in Berlin, Germany  awarded by Old Dominion University (Office of International Programs and Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Letters) and the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research 2001
  • Department Research Grant to fund a research assistant for my co-authored book The American Presidency and the Social Agenda  awarded by Old Dominion University, Department of Political Science and Geography 1999
  • APSA Research Grant. "The American Presidency and Social Issues.”  awarded by American Political Science Association 1996
  • College of Arts and Letters Faculty Grant  awarded by Old Dominion University 1994
  • Summer Research Grant  awarded by Old Dominion University 1993
  • College of Arts and Letters Faculty Grant  awarded by Old Dominion University 1992
  • Survey research/ project examining Iowa state legislators’ attitudes about public policy issues  awarded by Arthur Vining Davis Research Grant 1991
  • Survey research project (part of a six state study) examining Iowa bench/bar/press relations  awarded by Washington State University, Division of Governmental Studies 1989
  • Oberman Center for Advanced Studies. Summer Research Fellowship  awarded by University of Iowa 1988
  • Summer Research Grant-in-Aid to support dissertation research  awarded by Washington State University 1985 - 1986
  • Keywords

  • Environmental Issues : Climate Politics at the state, local, international level
  • Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Political Science, Washington State University 1987
  • M.A. in Political Science, San Francisco State University 1977
  • B.A. in Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles 1972
  • Full Name

  • Glen Sussman