• Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006): Volume 1, A - F book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 1, A - F, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of civil liberties in America. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly…

    Paperback – 2019-12-30
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006): Volume 3, R - Z book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 3, R - Z, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of civil liberties in America. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly…

    Paperback – 2019-12-30
    Routledge

  • Congressional Communication in the Digital Age book cover

    Congressional Communication in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Jocelyn Evans, Jessica M. Hayden

    Communication defines political representation. At the core of the representational relationship lies the interaction between principal and agent; the quality of this relationship is predicated upon the accessibility of effective channels of communication between the constituent and representative.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • The Context of Legislating: Constraints on the Legislative Process in the United States book cover

    The Context of Legislating

    Constraints on the Legislative Process in the United States, 1st Edition

    By Shannon Jenkins

    The Context of Legislating provides a much-needed examination of how the rules, resources, and political conditions within and surrounding different institutions raise or lower the costs of legislating. Using data tracking over 1,100 legislators, 230 committees and 12,000 bills introduced in ten…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge

  • Comparative Federalism and Intergovernmental Agreements: Analyzing Australia, Canada, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland and the United States book cover

    Comparative Federalism and Intergovernmental Agreements

    Analyzing Australia, Canada, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland and the United States, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey Parker

    Intergovernmental agreements are an important instrument in federal systems, establishing new social programs, regulating agricultural practices, and even changing constitutions. Despite their importance, there have only been limited attempts to understand agreements in a comparative context or to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization

  • Presidential Administration and the Environment: Executive Leadership in the Age of Gridlock book cover

    Presidential Administration and the Environment

    Executive Leadership in the Age of Gridlock, 1st Edition

    By David M. Shafie

    After sweeping environmental legislation passed in the 1970s and 1980s, the 1990s ushered in an era when new legislation and reforms to existing laws were consistently caught up in a gridlock. In response, environmental groups became more specialized and professional, learning how to effect policy…

    Paperback – 2015-10-06
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    Routledge Studies in Public Administration and Environmental Sustainability

  • Competitive Elections and Democracy in America: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly book cover

    Competitive Elections and Democracy in America

    The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, 1st Edition

    By Heather K. Evans

    Competition seems to be an inevitable part of present-day elections in the United States. However, recent publications have debated whether we should encourage or discourage competitive elections. In Competitive Elections and Democracy in America, Heather Evans closely examines the debate over…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Inventive Politicians and Ethnic Ascent in American Politics: The Uphill Elections of Italians and Mexicans to the U.S. Congress book cover

    Inventive Politicians and Ethnic Ascent in American Politics

    The Uphill Elections of Italians and Mexicans to the U.S. Congress, 1st Edition

    By Miriam Jiménez

    This innovative book investigates the process through which ethnic minorities penetrate into higher echelons of political power: specifically, how they succeed in getting elected to the U.S. Congress. Analysts today see ethnic politicians largely in relation to their collectivities, but by actually…

    Paperback – 2015-09-08
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    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Legislative Learning: The 104th Republican Freshmen in the House book cover

    Legislative Learning

    The 104th Republican Freshmen in the House, 1st Edition

    By Timothy J. Barnett

    Legislative Learning breaks new theoretical and descriptive ground in examining the political perceptions, policy principles and power plays of the influential 104th Republican freshmen in the U.S. House. This even-handed book builds on the work of leading congressional scholars, and provides a…

    Paperback – 2009-12-21
    Routledge
    Politics and Policy in American Institutions

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