Academic journal article Presidential Studies Quarterly
Best Article Award for 2001. (Announcements)
A committee chaired by Professor Lyn Ragsdale of the University of Illinois at Chicago and including Professor Henry Graft of Columbia University and Professor Martin Medhurst of Texas A&M University selected an article by Professor William Newmann of Virginia Commonwealth University as the winner of the award for the best article published in Presidential Studies Quarterly in 2001. The award citation follows.
The winner of the award for the best article published in Presidential Studies Quarterly in 2001 is William Newmann of Virginia Commonwealth University for his article titled "Causes of Change in National Security Processes: Carter, Reagan, and Bush Decision Making on Arms Control." Newmann offers a fresh, carefully researched examination of national security decision making in the Carter administration's March 1977 Strategic Arms Limitation Talks II proposal, the Reagan administration's initial strategic arms reduction proposal of May 1982, and President Bush's speech of September 1991 that led to the Strategic Arms Reduction Talks. …