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  • The Persuadable Voterby D. Sunshine Hillygus; Todd G. Shields

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 28.95

    The use of wedge issues such as abortion, gay marriage, and immigration has become standard political strategy in contemporary presidential campaigns. Why do candidates use such divisive appeals? Who in the electorate is persuaded by these controversial issues? And what are the consequences for American democracy? In this provocative and engaging... more...

  • The Cavalier Presidencyby Justin P. DePlato

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 84.99

    In The Cavalier Presidency, Justin P. DePlato argues that executive emergency power undermines the normal processes of democratic republicanism and harms the rule of law. DePlato analyzes the theory of executive emergency power across a wide breadth of philosophical history and reviews seven U.S. presidencies, concluding that presidents are becoming... more...

  • Talk Show Campaignsby Michael Parkin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    Over the past twenty years, presidential candidates have developed an entertainment talk show strategy in which they routinely chat with the likes of Oprah Winfrey, David Letterman, and Jon Stewart.? In fact, between 1992 and 2012, there have been more than 200 candidate interviews on daytime and late night talk shows with nearly every presidential... more...

  • Their Members' Voiceby Meike Rodekamp

    Springer 2014; US$ 69.99

    The role of civil society organisations in Brussels is debated. Some view them as representatives of their members and thus as legitimising agents for policy-making in the European Union. Others see them as being elitist and out of touch with their membership bases, therefore ill-suited to promote democracy at the EU level. Taking civil society organisations... more...

  • Congress in Contextby John Haskell; Sara Grove; Marian Currinder

    Westview Press 2013; US$ 29.99

    A clear and student-friendly introduction to Congress that uses “Congress as board of directors? as an overarching theme to explain Congress?s roles and functions within the interdependent system of the US government.     more...

  • Congress A-Zby staff of Congressional Quarterly

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 220.00

    A ready-reference encyclopedia, now in its Third Edition, detailing the workings and personalities of the U.S. Congress, written in language that will be comprehensible to any level of researcher. more...

  • New Media, Campaigning and the 2008 Facebook Electionby Thomas J. Johnson; David D. Perlmutter

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00

    This book examines the way social media changed how candidates campaigned in the 2008 US presidential election, how the media covered the election and how voters received information. It was originally published as a special issue of Mass Communication & Society . more...

  • Lobbying Americaby Benjamin C. Waterhouse

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 39.50

    Lobbying America tells the story of the political mobilization of American business in the 1970s and 1980s. Benjamin Waterhouse traces the rise and ultimate fragmentation of a broad-based effort to unify the business community and promote a fiscally conservative, antiregulatory, and market-oriented policy agenda to Congress and the country at large.... more...

  • Killing Machineby Lloyd C. Gardner

    New Press, The 2013; US$ 26.95

    With Obama?s election to the presidency in 2008, many believed the United States had entered a new era: Obama came into office with high expectations that he would end the war in Iraq and initiate a new foreign policy that would reestablish American values and the United States? leadership role in the world. In this shattering new assessment, historian... more...

  • The 2012 Presidential Electionby Amnon Cavari; Richard Powell; Kenneth Mayer; Robert S. Erikson; Eric M. Uslaner; David P. Redlawsk; James D. King; Jr. James W. Riddlesperger; Jeffrey E. Cohen; Jon R. Bond; Richard Fleisher

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 74.99

    Analyses of the 2012 presidential election are already emerging, with various retrospectives, accounts, and predictions in the works. This volume includes some of the most recognized scholars in the field and innovative younger scholars who provide a fresh perspective on the election. It is a diverse and award winning group, including established... more...