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  • The Economic Realities of Political Reformby James L. Regens; Ronald Keith Gaddie

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 33.00 US$ 27.06

    Regens and Gaddie argue that proposed political campaign finance reforms will not necessarily have the impact expected by advocates. more...

  • The Myth of Digital Democracyby Matthew Hindman

    Princeton University Press 2008; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    Is the Internet democratizing American politics? Do political Web sites and blogs mobilize inactive citizens and make the public sphere more inclusive? The Myth of Digital Democracy reveals that, contrary to popular belief, the Internet has done little to broaden political discourse but in fact empowers a small set of elites--some new, but most... more...

  • Rethinking American Electoral Democracyby Matthew J. Streb

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 49.95

    While frustration with various aspects of American democracy abound in the United States, there is little agreement over?or even understanding of?what kinds of changes would make the system more effective and increase political participation. Matthew J. Streb sheds much needed light on all the major concerns of the electoral process in this timely... more...

  • Why Americans Don't Join the Partyby Zoltan L. Hajnal; Taeku Lee

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 37.50 US$ 30.00

    Two trends are dramatically altering the American political landscape: growing immigration and the rising prominence of independent and nonpartisan voters. Examining partisan attachments across the four primary racial groups in the United States, this book offers the first sustained and systematic account of how race and immigration today influence... more...

  • Elections and Exit Pollingby Fritz J. Scheuren; Wendy Alvey

    Wiley 2008; US$ 96.00 US$ 83.20

    "An understanding of the relationship between the product and the process in election polling is often lost. This edited volume unites ideas and researchers, with quality playing the central role." —J. Michael Brick, PhD, Director of the Survey Methods Unit, Westat, Inc. Elections and Exit Polling is a truly unique examination of the specialized... more...

  • Ticket to Freedomby Manfred Berg

    UPF 2005; US$ 24.95

    The first full-scale political history of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, tracing its struggle for black civil and political equality from its founding in 1909 through the post-civil rights years. more...

  • Attention Deficit Democracyby Ben Berger

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 45.00 US$ 36.00

    Handwringing about political apathy is as old as democracy itself. As early as 425 BC, the playwright Aristophanes ridiculed his fellow Athenians for gossiping in the market instead of voting. In more recent decades, calls for greater civic engagement as a democratic cure-all have met with widespread agreement. But how realistic--or helpful--is it... more...

  • Democracy Incorporatedby Sheldon S. Wolin

    Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 19.95 US$ 15.96

    Democracy is struggling in America--by now this statement is almost cliché. But what if the country is no longer a democracy at all? In Democracy Incorporated , Sheldon Wolin considers the unthinkable: has America unwittingly morphed into a new and strange kind of political hybrid, one where economic and state powers are conjoined and virtually unbridled?... more...

  • Parties and Elections in Americaby L. Sandy Maisel; Mark D. Brewer

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 77.99

    Parties and Elections in America: The Electoral Proces s covers all elements of parties and the electoral process, including local, state, and national party organizations; American party history and party systems; state and local nominations; state and local elections; presidential nominations; and presidential elections. Separate chapters are... more...

  • Improving Public Opinion Surveysby John H. Aldrich; Kathleen M. McGraw

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 35.00 US$ 28.00

    The American National Election Studies (ANES) is the premier social science survey program devoted to voting and elections. Conducted during the presidential election years and midterm Congressional elections, the survey is based on interviews with voters and delves into why they make certain choices. In this edited volume, John Aldrich and Kathleen... more...