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

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

by David B. Magleby
     
 

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. See more details below

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)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Money, moderation, and mobilization in the 2004 Colorado Senate race : a blueprint for democratic success in red states26
Ch. 3The Southern ticket-splitter shall rise again : the 2004 North Carolina Senate campaign44
Ch. 4The nationalization of local politics : the South Dakota U.S. Senate race60
Ch. 5Deja Vu all over again : the 2004 Kansas Third District congressional race80
Ch. 6Why context matters : the Pennsylvania thirteenth congressional district race97
Ch. 7A Texas tussle : the Frost-Sessions battle in the thirty-second district114
Ch. 8Looking back to see where we are going130
App. AInterviews by CSED researchers145

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