Google Scholar Profile: John A. Dearborn
Power Shifts: Congress and Presidential Representation (under contract with the University of Chicago Press, Chicago Studies in American Politics series).
Phantoms of a Beleaguered Republic: The Deep State and the Unitary Executive (with Stephen Skowronek and Desmond King; under contract with Oxford University Press).
“The ‘Two Mr. Wilsons’: Party Government, Personal Leadership, and Woodrow Wilson’s Political Thought,” Congress & the Presidency 47, no. 1 (2020): 32-61.
“The Foundations of the Modern Presidency: Presidential Representation, the Unitary Executive Theory, and the Reorganization Act of 1939,” Presidential Studies Quarterly 49, no. 1 (March 2019): 185-203.
“The ‘Proper Organs’ for Presidential Representation: A Fresh Look at the Budget and Accounting Act of 1921,” Journal of Policy History 31, no. 1 (January 2019): 1-41.
Review of Ideas of Power by Verlan Lewis, The Forum, forthcoming.
Review of Presidents on Political Ground by Bruce Miroff, Presidential Studies Quarterly 49, no. 4 (December 2019): 992-993.
“American Imperial Development,” Journal of Politics 81, no. 2 (April 2019): e44-e49 – review essay.
- Archival research for this project is being supported by a 2019 Dirksen Congressional Center Research Grant.
Book Project on the Politics and Development of the Unitary Executive Theory.
“Presidential Regimes and the Changing Meanings of ‘Equality of Opportunity’.”
“Impeaching the President: Some Perspective from the Archives,” A House Divided, October 4, 2019. Also posted at Yale’s ISPS Lux et Data blog.
“Presidential Representation and Donald Trump’s Reaction to the California Wildfires,” A House Divided, November 12, 2018.
“The Unitary Executive Theory versus the ‘Steady State’ in the Trump Era,” A House Divided, September 27, 2018.
- American Politics
- American Political Development
- American Political Thought
- Public Policy
- Archival Methods