Kevin R. Kosar, Ph.D., is a researcher and writer in Washington, DC.
His first book was Failing Grades: The Federal Politics of Education Standards (Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005). Kosar's writings have appeared in Presidential Studies Quarterly, Public Administration Review, The Weekly Standard magazine, and elsewhere.
Kosar's second book is Whiskey: A Global History (London: Reaktion, October 2010). Kosar also is the founder and editor of AlcoholReviews.com, a review of beers, spirits, and wines that has been online since 1998.
For Kosar's full biography and list of publications, please surf to http://www.kevinrkosar.com.