Ira Katznelson

Ira Katznelson is an Americanist whose work has straddled comparative politics and political theory as well as political and social history. He is the author of many books, including, "Black Men, White Cities," "City Trenches: Urban Politics and the Patterning of Class in the United States," and "When Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America."