The Politics of Congressional Elections

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Little, Brown, 1983 - 216 pages
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This book on Congressional politics and elections was assigned reading in a political science course I took in college. It covered campaign strategy, voting behavior, national forces, gerrymandering ... Read full review


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About the author (1983)

Gary Jacobson is a Professor of Political Science at the University of California at San Diego. His 1980 book, Money in Congressional Elections, won multiple awards. Since its publication, Jacobson has published numerous books and papers about American politics, Congress, campaign financing, and partisan polarization. He has served on many advisory boards, including the NSF Political Science Advisory Panel. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from Yale University.

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