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  • Follow the Leader?by Gabriel S. Lenz

    University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 27.50

    In a democracy, we generally assume that voters know the policies they prefer and elect like-minded officials who are responsible for carrying them out. We also assume that voters consider candidates' competence, honesty, and other performance-related traits. But does this actually happen? Do voters consider candidates’ policy positions... more...

  • Campaign and Election Reform: A Reference Handbookby Glenn Utter; Ruth Ann Strickland

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 61.00

    This handbook provides a sweeping overview of U.S. campaign and election reform efforts, past and present, from the introduction of the secret ballot to touch-screen voting. more...

  • Stormy Weatherby Dante J. Scala

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 65.00

    In the coming presidential primaries, no state is as important in setting the stage - or affecting the odds - as New Hampshire. This small, mountainous, proudly distinctive state holds the first primary and the results, both real and in comparison to expectations, can greatly influence the competition for the highest office in the land. Candidates... more...

  • Campaign Strategy in Direct Democracyby Laurent Bernhard

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 95.00

    In the first study of comparative direct-democracy, Laurent Bernhard explores the nature of direct-democratic campaigning in Switzerland. The author examines four policy areas: immigration, healthcare, welfare and economic liberalism focussing on interviews with campaign managers to provide a comprehensive analysis of direct-democratic campaigning. more...

  • Voting at the Political Fault Lineby Bruce Cain; Elisabeth Gerber

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 15.95

    California's adoption of the blanket primary in 1996 presented a unique natural experiment on the impact that election rules have on politics. Billed as a measure that would increase voter participation and end ideological polarization, Proposition 198 placed California voters once again on the frontier of political reform. Employing a variety of data... more...

  • Leading Menby Jackson Katz

    Interlink Publishing 2012; US$ 16.00

    Why Americans always elect men as presidents? It?s no secret that there is a wide?and growing?gender gap in American presidential politics. Over the past thirty years, Democrats have made major gains with women, while Republicans have been doing far better with men ?especially white working class men. The question is why? In Leading Men , Jackson... more...

  • Reassessing the Incumbency Effectby Jeffrey M. Stonecash

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 24.00

    This book argues that House incumbents have not improved their electoral fortunes in recent decades. more...

  • Voting Hopes or Fears?by Keith Reeves

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 29.99

    Through experimental studies, this book provides fresh empirical evidence that the issue of race still pervades the consciousness of American society and prevents blacks from winning elections in districts where whites comprise a majority of the electorate. more...

  • The Thumpin'by Naftali Bendavid

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 15.99

    In the 2006 midterm elections, the Democratic party ended twelve years of electoral humiliation by seizing back Congress and putting an end to Republican rule. The Thumpin? is the story of that historic victory and the man at the center on whom Democratic hopes hinged: Congressman Rahm Emanuel, head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee... more...

  • Sideshow: dumbing down democracyby Lindsay Tanner

    Scribe Publications 2012; US$ 16.99

    ‘After spending much of my life dedicated to the serious craft of politics, I have to admit that I am distressed by what it is becoming. Under siege from commercial pressures and technological innovation, the media are retreating into an entertainment frame that has little tolerance for complex social and economic issues. In turn, politicians... more...