Individual Author Record
Name: Dick SimpsonPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionSimpson lived and taught in Chicago for approximately 30 years.
Biographical and Professional InformationSick Simpson is a professor, former head of the Department of Political Science and the University of Illinois at Chicago, former Chicago alderman of the 44th ward, and 5th District congressional candidate. He has written more than a dozen books, numerous articles, and produced several documentaries about politics and government.
*''Corrupt Illinois: Patronage, Cronyism, and Criminality'', University of Illinois Press, 2015 - written with Thomas J. Gradel*''Twenty-First Century Chicago'', Cognella Academic Publishing, 2012*''The City Revisited: Urban Theory From Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York'', University of Minnesota Press, 2011*''The Struggle For Power In Cities And States'', Longman, 2010 - written with James Nowlan and Elizabeth O'Shaughnessy*''Inside Urban Politcs: Voices From America's Cities and Suburbs'', Longman, 2003*''Rogues, Rebels and Rubberstamps'', Westview Press, 2001*''Chicago's Future: An Agenda For Change'', Swallow Press, 1980*''Strategies For Change: How to make the American Political Dream Work '', Swallow Press, 1976 - written with George D. Beam*''Winning Elections: A Handbook in Participatory Politics'', Swallow Press, 1972*''Chicago's Future In A Time of Change'', Stripes Publishing, 1993*''Politics of Compassion: And Transformation...'', Swallow Press, 1989*''Polical Action: Key to Understanding Politics'', Swallow Press, 1984