Scott Kaufman

Title: 
Professor
Affiliation: 
Francis Marion University
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Dr. Kaufman is a Board of Trustees Research Scholar and Chair of the Department of History at Francis Marion University. He is the author, co-author, or editor of 10 books on U.S. foreign policy, the history of the presidency, and the history of the Office of First Lady. His publications include Confronting Communism: U.S. and British Policies toward ChinaThe Pig War: The United States, Britain, and the Balance of Power in the Pacific Northwest, 1846-72The Presidency of James Earl Carter, Jr. (with Burton I. Kaufman); Rosalynn Carter: Equal Partner in the White HouseProject Plowshare: The Peaceful Use of Nuclear Explosives in Cold War America; and A Companion to Gerald R. Ford and Jimmy Carter (editor). He has recently completed a political biography of Gerald Ford, and is currently writing a monograph on the environment and international diplomacy.