We found 18 results
indigoJohn C. Green

Sort By:

Sorted By: Top Matches
1 - 12 of 18 Results
Top Matches
Mr. Chairman: The Life And Times Of Ray C. Bliss
Hardcover

|November 9, 2017

$31.80 online

$51.95

save 38%

In stock online

Not available in stores

The Faith Factor: How Religion Influences American Elections
Paperback

|March 1, 2010

$26.50 online

$32.95

save 19%

In stock online

Not available in stores

The impact of religion on the 2004 presidential election results provoked widespread consternation and surprise. Given the results? intensity and closeness, however, the role of religion should not have come as a shock. In fact, religion and faith have long…
Machine Politics, Sound Bites, and Nostalgia: On Studying Political Parties

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

In August 1991, the Political Organization and Parties Section of the American Political Science Association sponsored a workshop entitled 'Machine Politics, Sound Bites, and Nostalgia: Substantive Issues and Methodological Problems in the Study of Party…
Politics, Professionalism, and Power: Modern Party Organization and the Legacy of Ray C. Bliss

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

This book examines the role of increased professionalism in the growth of both the Republican and Democratic national parties, beginning with Republican National Committee Chairman Ray C. Bliss in the 1960s. It analyzes how an increased application of…
Representing Interest Groups and Interest Group Representation

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

Interest groups and other "group concepts" of politics dominated explanations of American government and policy-making in the 1950s and early 1960s and, as filtered through the concept of pluralism, have provided what is arguably the most lasting and perhaps the…
Religion and the Culture Wars: Dispatches from the Front
Hardcover

|September 5, 1996

$152.50 online

$159.95

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

As the 20th Century draws to a close, cultural conflict plays an increasingly dominant role in American politics, with religion acting as a catalyst in the often bitter confrontations ranging from abortion to public education. These insightful essays by leading…
Legislating Without Experience: Case Studies in State Legislative Term Limits

Available for download

Not available in stores

Legislative term limits are reshaping the political landscape in numerous states; however, few of the effects are consistent across all states. Everything from the political environment to the level of legislative professionalism within a state influences the…
Waves of Protest: Social Movements Since the Sixties
Kobo ebook

|March 18, 1999

$59.99 online

$75.00

save 20%

Available for download

Not available in stores

This book updates and adds to the classic Social Movements of the Sixties and Seventies, showing how social movement theory has grown and changed_from an earlier emphasis on collective behavior, to the resource mobilization approach, and currently to analyses…
Buckeye Battleground: Ohio, Campaigns, and Elections in the Twenty-First Century

Available for download

Not available in stores

Buckeye Battleground is the result of a decade's worth of research at the Bliss Institute on elections in Ohio, with special emphasis on the 2004 and 2008 presidential campaigns, and the 2006 gubernatorial campaign. This book seeks to explain why Ohio is, and has…
Social Movements and American Political Institutions
Kobo ebook

|April 23, 1998

$48.39 online

$60.50

save 20%

Available for download

Not available in stores

Social movements in the United States are important political actors because of their scale and duration, their generation of new ideas and understandings of existing problems, their ability to mobilize those who were previously passive citizens, and the impetus…
Religion and Politics in America: A Conversation
Kobo ebook

|March 25, 2005

$36.39 online

$45.50

save 20%

Available for download

Not available in stores

As religiously grounded moral arguments have become ever more influential factors in the national debate-particularly reinforced by recent presidential elections and the creation of the faith-based initiative office in the White House-journalists' ignorance about…
The State of the Parties: The Changing Role of Contemporary American Parties

Available for download

Not available in stores

Every four years, The State of the Parties brings readers up to date on party action in election years and in between. With the dual themes of continuity and change characterizing the new edition, this essential party primer includes: three new chapters on party…
Loading