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Inequality and American Democracy: What We Know and What We Need to Learn ...

Lawrence R. Jacobs, Theda Skocpol - Political Science - 2005 - 256 pages
In the twentieth century, the United States ended some of its most flagrant inequalities. The "rights revolution" ended statutory prohibitions against women’s suffrage and ...
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The Macro Polity

Robert S. Erikson, Michael B. Mackuen, James A. Stimson - Business & Economics - 2002 - 469 pages
The Macro Polity provides the first comprehensive model of American politics at the system level. Focusing on the interactions between citizen evaluations and preferences ...
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The Partisan Sort: How Liberals Became Democrats and Conservatives Became ...

Matthew Levendusky - Political Science - 2009 - 200 pages
As Washington elites drifted toward ideological poles over the past few decades, did ordinary Americans follow their lead? In The Partisan Sort, Matthew Levendusky reveals that ...
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Politics and Public Policy in Arizona

Zachary Alden Smith - Political Science - 2002 - 265 pages
This completely revised third edition of Zachary A. Smith's classic text on Arizona politics and public policy brings its examination up to date through the most recent ...
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Television and Politics

Political Science - 221 pages
One question the authors address: Do network projections based on increasingly sophisticated techniques for "calling" election outcomes well before polls close affect results ...
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School Choice and Social Controversy: Politics, Policy, and Law

Stephen D. Sugarman, Frank R. Kemerer - Education - 2011 - 390 pages
In this important new volume, distinguished legal and public policy scholars address issues that are critical to the successful drafting and implementation of school choice ...
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Massachusetts Politics and Public Policy: Studies in Power and Leadership

Richard A. Hogarty - Political Science - 2002 - 325 pages
Second only to the Red Sox as a major league sport in Massachusetts is hardball politics as it is played at the State House on Beacon Hill. Drawing on over thirty years as a ...
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The Advisers: Scientists in the Policy Process

Bruce L.R. Smith - Science - 2010 - 350 pages
This wide-ranging study traces the rise of scientists in the policy process and shows how outside experts interrelate with politicians and administrators to produce a unique ...
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The Shadowlands of Conduct: Ethics and State Politics

Beth A. Rosenson - Political Science - 2005 - 272 pages
Although the linking of "ethics" and "politics" may seem more like the ingredients for a comedian's monologue, it is a sober issue and one that affects every American ...
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Public Health Profiteering

James T. Bennett, Thomas J. Di Lorenzo - Health & Fitness - 202 pages
The diet industry feeds on the hopes and the fears of those who need-or think that they need-to lose weight. Since the publication of the first known diet book in 1864, a host ...
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