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TRENDING Famous Male Political Scientists

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List of famous male political scientists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male political scientists list contains the most prominent and top males known for being political scientists. There are thousand of males working as political scientists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic political scientists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a political scientist then the people below should give you inspiration.

A factual list, featuring people like Robert Spitzer and Benedict Anderson.

While this isn't a list of all male political scientists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male political scientists?" and "Who are the best male political scientists?"
Woodrow Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Thomas Woodrow Wilson was the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921 and leader of the Progressive Movement. A Southerner with a PhD in political science, he served as President of Princeton University from 1902 to 1910. He was Governor of New Jersey from 1911 to 1913, and led his ...more

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Age: Died at 68 (1856-1924)

Birthplace: Staunton-Waynesboro, VA Micropolitan Statistical Area, Staunton city, Contiguous United States United States of America, + more

Profession: Politician, Professor, Historian, Political scientist Political Science, + more

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#53 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

#27 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

#9 on The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents

#16 on The Best Political Nicknames

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Zbigniew Brzezinski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Zbigniew Kazimierz Brzezinski is a Polish American political scientist, geostrategist, and statesman who served as a counselor to Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966–1968 and held the position of United States National Security Advisor to President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1981. Brzezinski belongs to the ...more

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Age: 89

Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic

Profession: Politician, Political scientist, Author, Strategist Critic

Credits: Back Door Channels: The Price of Peace, Countdown to Zero, Our Own Private Bin Laden, Wisdom

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#22 on The Most Influential People of the Cold War

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Paul Wellstone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Paul David Wellstone was an American academic and politician who represented Minnesota in the United States Senate from 1991 until his death in a plane crash in 2002. A member of the Democratic Farmer-Labor Party, Wellstone was a leading spokesman for the progressive wing of the national Democratic ...more

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Age: Died at 58 (1944-2002)

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories Area code 202, + more

Profession: Politician, Professor, Political scientist

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George F. Kennan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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George Frost Kennan was an American advisor, diplomat, and historian, known best as an advocate of a policy of containment of Soviet expansion at the end of World War II. He later reversed himself on containment. He lectured widely and wrote scholarly histories of the relations between USSR and the ...more

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Age: Died at 101 (1904-2005)

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

Profession: Politician, Biographer, Diplomat, Historian Political scientist, + more

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#40 on The Most Influential People of the Cold War

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Jürgen Habermas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Jürgen Habermas is a German sociologist and philosopher in the tradition of critical theory and pragmatism. He is perhaps best known for his theories on communicative rationality and the public sphere. Global polls consistently find that Habermas is widely recognized as one of the world's leading ...more

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Age: 87

Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany

Profession: Political scientist, Philosopher

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Norman Finkelstein is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Norman Gary Finkelstein is an American political scientist, activist, professor, and author. His primary fields of research are the Israeli–Palestinian conflict and the politics of the Holocaust, an interest motivated by the experiences of his parents who were Jewish Holocaust survivors. He is a ...more

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Age: 63

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Professor, Political scientist, Author, Writer

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#5 on The Best Jewish Authors

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Bjørn Lomborg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Bjørn Lomborg is the director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center and a former director of the Environmental Assessment Institute in Copenhagen. He became internationally known for his best-selling and controversial book, The Skeptical Environmentalist. In 2002, Lomborg and the Environmental ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark

Profession: Professor, Political scientist, Scientist, Author Writer, + more

Credits: Cool It

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Paul Wolfowitz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Male Political Scientists
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Paul Dundes Wolfowitz is a former President of the World Bank, United States Ambassador to Indonesia, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense, and former dean of the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University. He is currently a visiting scholar at the American ...more

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Age: 73

Birthplace: Ithaca, Contiguous United States, New York, Tompkins County United States of America, + more

Profession: Politician, Diplomat, Political scientist, Banker

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