Seckler-Hudson, Catheryn

Seckler-Hudson, Catheryn

(1902–63) political scientist, educator; born in Modale, Iowa. She taught political science and public administration at American University (1933–63), where she served as dean of the school of government (1957–63) and founded the Washington semester program. Her books include Our Constitution and Government (1940), which achieved wide international distribution.
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