Congress Reconsidered

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Lawrence C. Dodd, Bruce Ian Oppenheimer
CQ Press, Jan 1, 2005 - Political Science - 494 pages
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Dodd (U. of Florida) and Oppenheimer (Vanderbilt U.) present a collection of 18 essays (13 are new to this edition) that explore cutting-edge research on the development of the modern Congress, covering the patterns and dynamics of congressional change, analysis of elections and constituencies, and the dynamics of parties and committees. Important

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Contents

Patterns and Dynamics of Congressional Change
1
What the American Public Wants Congress to Be
55
Elections and Constituencies
77
Copyright

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Leslie E. Anderson is associate professor of political science at the University of Florida. She is the author of "The Political Economy of the Modern Peasant," Lawrence C. Dodd is the Manning J. Dauer Eminent Scholar Chair in Political Science at the University of Florida. He is the author of "Coalitions in Parliamentary Government "and coeditor of seven editions of "Congress Reconsidered,"

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