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DPhil (Modern History, Oxford University, 1991). In 2004-05, he was a visiting professor at the University of Virginia, funded by a Leverhulme Fellowship.
Gareth Davies specializes in 20th-century American history, with a particular focus on institutional changes in American government since the 1960s, and on the political legacy of the Johnson and Nixon presidencies.
Gareth Davies, From Opportunity to Entitlement: The Transformation and Decline of Great Society Liberalism (1996)
Gareth Davies, See Government Grow: Education Politics from Johnson to Reagan (2007)
Gareth Davies and Cheryl Hudson (eds.), Ronald Reagan and the 1980s (2009)
Gareth Davies has published essays in the Journal of American History, Political Science Quarterly, the Journal of Policy History, the Journal of American Studies and the Journal of Contemporary History.