1536 Hewitt Ave, St Paul, MN 55104, United States
Frantzich received his bachelor's degree from Hamline University in 1966.
Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States
In 1970 Frantzich graduated from the University of Minnesota—Twin Cities with a doctor's degree.
(Political Activism in a Cynical Age (People, Passions, an...)
Political Activism in a Cynical Age (People, Passions, and Power: Social Movements, Interest Organizations, and the P); Frantzich portrays citizens from every walk of life―rich and poor, old and young, black and white, male and female, left and right, famous and obscure―as they choose to become involved in politics at a level to which readers can relate.
(The Worst Candidate Gaffes and Recoveries in Presidential...)
The Worst Candidate Gaffes and Recoveries in Presidential Campaigns; Combining humor and wisdom, this timely volume examines how presidential campaigns can—and often have—become undone by an unguarded comment, an unintentional misrepresentation, or an unwise initiative.
(Linking Citizens to American Government; Democratic polit...)
Linking Citizens to American Government; Democratic politics involves a series of multi-directional conversations. Effective conversations have the potential to engage, educate, and animate both citizens and governmental officials.
Frantzich received his bachelor's degree from Hamline University in 1966. Four years later he graduated from the University of Minnesota—Twin Cities with a doctor's degree.
Frantzich began his career as an assistant professor of political science at Denison University in 1971. He continued to hold the same position at Hamilton College from 1973 to 1977.
Frantzich joined the United States Naval Academy (USNA) in Annapolis in 1977, taking a post of a professor of political science and department head. He was selected as the outstanding professor in 1990, runner-up as an outstanding researcher in 2001 and as one of the first USNA Teaching Fellows in 2002. Frantzich has been a senior Fulbright Scholar in Denmark. He serves as a consultant to the United States Congress and C-SPAN (Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network), as well as to a variety of foreign governments and foundations. He has served on the boards of the Center for Civic Education, the Maryland Center for Civic Education and the Dirksen Center.
He is the author of numerous books, most recent Citizen Democracy: Citizen Activists in a Cynical Age, published in 2004, and Cyberage Politics 101: Mobility, Technology and Democracy, which was issued in 2002, as well as the co-author of two interactive texts for Congress and American Government.
(Political Activism in a Cynical Age (People, Passions, an...)1999
(The Worst Candidate Gaffes and Recoveries in Presidential...)2012
(Linking Citizens to American Government; Democratic polit...)2015
(Mobility, Technology, and Democracy (Popular Politics and...)2002
(How C-SPAN's Brian Lamb Changed Politics in America)2008
(Constituent Communications and Representation)1985
(A Research Companion to American Government;)2008
(Citizen Heroes and the State of the Union)2010
(Who Reveals What, When, and How?)2015
(Games and Strategies)1995
Quotations: “Writing shapes what people think, molds their dreams, or transports them to a place in history or to an unknown place. My motivation to write is a desire to encourage readers to elevate their lives by taking chances in their own abilities."
Frantzich is a member of the American Political Science Association and the Rotary International.
Frantzich married Jane Fouts on July 20, 1968. The couple has three children - Mark, Matthew and Andrew.