| Gianfranco Pasquino|
| University of Turin|
| Shaping a Better Republic?: The Italian Case in a Comparative Perspective|
Norberto Bobbio, Donatella della Porta, Alberto Martinelli, Stefano Bartolini, Gabriel Almond
Gianfranco Pasquino Wikipedia
Gianfranco Pasquino (born 1942 in Turin) is an Italian political scientist. Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Bologna and James Anderson Senior Adjunct Professor at SAIS- Europe (Bologna). He studied at the University of Turin under Norberto Bobbio and specialized under Giovanni Sartori at the University of Florence. In his professional life, he has been associated with the University of Florence, Harvard University, University of California, Los Angeles and the School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, DC and Fellow of Christchurch and St Antony's at Oxford and Life Fellow of Claire Hall, Cambridge.
He was the editor of the journal "Il Mulino" between 1980 and 1984, and "Rivista Italiana di Scienza Politica" between 2001 and 2003. He was a senator in the Italian Senate between 1983 and 1992 and 1994 and 1996 as a representative of the Independent Left and the Alliance of Progressives, respectively. He has three honorary degrees from the Universities of Buenos Aires, La Plata, the Catholic University of Cordoba. In 2005 he was elected member of the Italian National Academy of Sciences ((Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei)