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Politics in an Era of Divided Government : The Election of 1996 and its Aftermath - Harvey L. Schantz

Politics in an Era of Divided Government

The Election of 1996 and its Aftermath

Paperback Published: 11th November 2009
ISBN: 9780415877640
Number Of Pages: 220

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This book describes, explains, and reflects upon the 1996 presidential and congressional elections, devoting equal coverage to three phases of the political process: the major party nominations, the general election, and the subsequent government organization. In doing so, this study links elections and governance.

Series Editor Foreword, Steven A. Shull; Introduction, Harvey L. Schantz; 1. Some Things Are Predictable: Nominating Dole, Clinton, and Perot, Emmett H. Buell Jr.; 2. Congressional Nominations in 1996: Procedures, Candidates, and Electoral Patterns, Harvey L. Schantz; 3. The Presidential Campaign and Vote in 1996: Job Ratings of Presidents--and Success or Failure at the Polls, Milton C. Cummings Jr.; 4. Strategic Partisan Decisions and Blunted National Outcomes: The 1996 Senate Election Campaign and Vote, Douglas B. Harris; 5. Sideshows and Strategic Separations: The Impact of Presidential year Politics on Congressional Elections, Garrison Nelson; 6. Clinton's Second Transition: Historic Aspirations Amidst Divided Government, Margaret Jane Wyszomirski; 7. The Irony of the 105th Congress and Its Legacy, Roger H. Davidson and Colton C. Campbell; Epilogue, Harvey L. Schantz.

ISBN: 9780415877640
ISBN-10: 0415877644
Series: Politics and Policy in American Institutions
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 220
Published: 11th November 2009
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 1.17
Weight (kg): 0.3