Electing Congress: New Rules for an Old Game / Edition 1

Electing Congress: New Rules for an Old Game / Edition 1

by David B. Magleby
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132438674

ISBN-13: 9780132438674

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This book intends to communicate how the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA)has changed the playing field for congressional elections in some ways, and in other ways how it has not, as well as how it will affect future congressional elections.

Overview

This book intends to communicate how the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA)has changed the playing field for congressional elections in some ways, and in other ways how it has not, as well as how it will affect future congressional elections.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132438674
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Real Politics in America Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.32(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE

 

CHAPTER 1

INTRODUCTION

David B. Magleby, J. Quin Monson, and Kelly D. Patterson, Brigham Young University

 

CHAPTER 2

MONEY, MODERATION, AND MOBILIZATION IN THE 2004 COLORADO SENATE RACE: A BLUEPRINT FOR DEMOCRATIC SUCCESS IN RED STATES

Kyle Saunders and Robert Duffy, Colorado State University

 

CHAPTER 3

THE SOUTHERN TICKET-SPLITTER SHALL RISE AGAIN: THE 2004 NORTH CAROLINA SENATE CAMPAIGN

Steven Greene, North Carolina State University and Eric Heberlig, University of North Carolina—Charlotte

 

CHAPTER 4

THE NATIONALIZATION OF LOCAL POLITICS: THE SOUTH DAKOTA U.S. SENATE RACE

Elizabeth Theiss Smith and Richard Braunstein, University of South Dakota

CHAPTER 5

DÉJÀ VU ALL OVER AGAIN: THE 2004 KANSAS THIRD DISTRICT CONGRESSIONAL RACE

Allan J. Cigler, University of Kansas

 

CHAPTER 6

WHY CONTEXT MATTERS: THE PENNSYLVANIA THIRTEENTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT RACE

Robin Kolodny, Sandra Suarez, and Justin Gollob, Temple University

 

CHAPTER 7

A TEXAS TUSSLE: THE FROST—SESSIONS BATTLE IN THE THIRTY-SECOND DISTRICT

J. Matthew Wilson, Southern Methodist University

 

CHAPTER 8

LOOKING BACK TO SEE WHERE WE ARE GOING

David B. Magleby, J. Quin Monson, and Kelly D. Patterson, Brigham Young University

 

APPENDIX A: INTERVIEWS BY CSED RESEARCHERS

INDEX 151

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