An MIT staff member writes, "A pioneer in the McCarthy era, Lucian Pye becomes the first comparative scholars of Asian history and politics. Pye advised three U.S. Presidents, the Department of State and the National Security Council on foreign policy matters.
"Pye shows that MIT is not just science, but policy, political science, economics, and international affairs as well! Pye is also another "MIT first," and a prominent foreign policy expert to several U.S. Presidents."