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American Government 3e

Suggestions for Further Study

American Government 3eSuggestions for Further Study

Aldrich, John. 1995. Why Parties? Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Brewer, Mark D., and L. Sandy Maisel. 2013. The Parties Respond: Changes in American Parties and Campaigns, 5th ed. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.

Brunell, Thomas L. 2008. Redistricting and Representation: Why Competitive Elections are Bad for America. New York: Routledge Press.

Cox, Gary W., and Jonathan Katz. 2002. Elbridge Gerry’s Salamander: The Electoral Consequences of the Reapportionment Revolution. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Fiorina, Morris P. 2006. Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America. 2nd ed. New York: Pearson Longman.

Hershey, Marjorie Randon. 2014. Party Politics in America, 16th ed. New York: Pearson Longman.

Hibbing, John R., and Elizabeth Theiss-Morse. 1995. Congress as Public Enemy: Public Attitudes towards American Political Institutions. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Keith, Bruce E., et al. 1992. The Myth of the Independent Voter. Berkeley, CA. Berkeley University Press.

McCarthy, Nolan, Keith T. Poole and Howard Rosenthal. 2008. Polarized America: The Dance of Ideology and Unequal Riches. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Noel, Hans. 2014. Political Ideologies and Political Parties in America. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Sinclair, Barbara. 2005. Party Wars. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.

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