Alfred J. Zacher holds an undergraduate degree from Antioch College and a master's degree in economics from the University of Michigan. He has just published PRESIDENTIAL POWER In Troubled Second Terms. He has studied social movements and political trends for over forty years and has been interviewed on the TODAY show, Chris Mathews, C-SPAN and quoted in the New York Times and in Scripps Howard Newspapers.
In Troubled Second Terms, was written for American history buffs and presidential junkies. Chapters on each second-term president offer insights into the character traits and temperaments of these chief executives and how those influenced the successes or failures of their second terms.