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  • Campaigns from the Ground Up

    State House Elections in a National Context, 1st Edition

    By John S Klemanski, David A. Dulio, Michael Switalski

    Based on data from the most recent elections, this book examines state house races in four key states California, Texas, Michigan, and Virginia and creates simulations of campaign planning, strategizing, budgeting, fundraising, and winning in a variety of political contexts. The authors have not…

    Paperback – 2015-06-30
    Routledge

  • Waves of Democracy

    Social Movements and Political Change, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By John Markoff

    The second edition of this classic text covers contemporary democracy movements including the Arab Spring and its aftermath, Occupy, and new nations as well as old issues from the Balkans to Africa, from Latin America to Ukraine. The author has traveled widely around the world to take the pulse of…

    Paperback – 2015-06-30
    Routledge

  • The Development of the American Presidency

    2nd Edition

    By Richard J. Ellis

    A full understanding of the institution of the American presidency requires us to examine how it developed from the founding to the present. This developmental lens, analyzing how historical turns have shaped the modern institution, allows for a richer, more nuanced understanding beyond the current…

    Paperback – 2015-06-29
    Routledge

  • Hired to Fight, Hired to Win

    Hired to Fight, Hired to Win, 3rd Edition

    By Dennis W. Johnson

    When it comes to elections, campaigns matter. And despite the ever-increasing role of volunteers and amateurs, modern American political campaigns are a professional affair. Understanding how they are run and how campaign strategies are set requires an in-depth analysis of what political…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Routledge

  • Understanding Social Movements

    1st Edition

    By Greg Martin

    This book offers a new and fresh approach to understanding social movements. It provides interdisciplinary perspectives on social and cultural protest and contentious politics. It considers major theories and concepts, which are presented in an accessible and engaging format. Historical and…

    Paperback – 2015-05-14
    Routledge

  • A Citizen's Guide to Presidential Nominations

    The Competition for Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Wayne P. Steger

    Presidential nominations in the United States can sometimes seem like a media circus, over-hyped and overly speculative. Even informed citizens might be tempted to tune them out. Yet understanding the process, one distinct to American politics, is crucial for civic participation. If presidential…

    Paperback – 2015-04-08
    Routledge
    Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs

  • Latin American Democracy

    Emerging Reality or Endangered Species?, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Richard L. Millett, Jennifer S. Holmes, Orlando J. Pérez

    More than thirty years have passed since Latin America began the arduous task of transitioning from military-led rule to democracy. In this time, more countries have moved toward the institutional bases of democracy than at any time in the region’s history. Nearly all countries have held free,…

    Paperback – 2015-03-25
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Cultural Competence in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beverly A. Burnell, Heidi Schnackenberg

    This new book presents both research (qualitative, quantitative, and mixed-design) and conceptual chapters about the ethical factors to be considered in teaching, administration, and professional practice in higher education settings. The book includes recent research-based ideas in the field of…

    Hardback – 2015-02-11
    Apple Academic Press

  • The Supreme Court in a Separation of Powers System

    The Nation's Balance Wheel, 1st Edition

    By Richard Pacelle

    The U.S. Supreme Court is not a unitary actor and it does not function in a vacuum. It is part of an integrated political system in which its decisions and doctrine must be viewed in a broader context. In some areas, the Court is the lead policy maker. In other areas, the Court fills in the gaps of…

    Paperback – 2015-01-21
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Thoreau's Civil Disobedience

    1st Edition

    By Bob Pepperman Taylor

    Since its publication in 1849, Henry David Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience has influenced protestors, activists and political thinkers all over the world. Including the full text of Thoreau’s essay, The Routledge Guidebook to Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience explores the context of his writing, analyses…

    Paperback – 2014-12-17
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Budgeting for Local Governments and Communities

    1st Edition

    By Douglas Morgan, Kent S. Robinson, Dennis Strachota, James A. Hough

    Budgeting for Local Governments and Communities is designed as the primary textbook for a quarter or semester-long course in public budgeting and finance in an MPA programme.Many currently available texts for this course suffer from a combination of defects that include a focus on federal and state…

    Paperback – 2014-09-30
    Routledge

  • The International Directory of Government 2014

    11th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    The International Directory of Government is the definitive guide to people in power in every part of the world. All the top decision-makers are included in this one-volume publication, which brings together government institutions, agencies and personnel from the largest nations (China, India,…

    Hardback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    INTERNATIONAL DIRECTORY OF GOVERNMENT

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