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Title The state of the parties : the changing role of contemporary American parties / edited by John C. Green; Daniel J. Coffey and David B. Cohen.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]


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Edition Seventh edition.
Description xvi, 394 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The State of the Parties: Change and Continuity in 2012 / Daniel J. Coffey, David B. Cohen, and John C. Green -- Partisan Nation: The Rise of Affective Partisanship in the American Electorate / Alan. I. Abramaowitz -- Political Identity and Party Polarization in the American Electorate / David C. Kimball, Bryce Summary, and Eric C. Vorst -- Why American Political Patires Can't Get Beyond the Left-Right Divide / Edward G. Carmines, Michael J. Ensley, and Michael W. Wagner -- A Perfect Storm: Presidential-House Elections, Policy, and Congressional Polarization / Jeffrey M. Stonecash -- Partisan, Polarized, Yet Not Dysfunctional? / William F. Connelly Jr. -- Are These Boots Made for Walking? Polarization and Ideological Change among U.S. House Members / Michael J. Ensley, Michael W. Tofias, and Scott de Marchi -- Party Polarization in America's State Legislatures: An Update / Boris Shor -- Federal Parties Polarization / Daniel J. Coffey -- The Tea Party, Republican Factionalism, and the 2012 Election / Ronald B. Rapoport, Meredith Dost, and Walter J. Stone -- The Divided Republicans? Tea Party Supporters, Establishment Republicans, and Social Networks / Peter L. Francia and Jonathan S. Morris -- Allies and Antagonists: the Tea Party Impact on the Republican Party / William J. Miller and Michael John Burton -- Political Party Activity in the 2012 Elections: Sophisticated Orchestration or Diminished Influence? / Diana Dwyre and Robin Kolodny -- Classifying Super PAC's / David B. Magleby -- The Ground Game from the Voter's Perspective: 2012 and Before / Paul A. Beck and Erik Heidemann -- Republicans and Reform: the 2012 Presidential Nomination Rules / Caitlin E. Jewitt -- Changes in Local Party Structure and Activity, 1980-2008 / Douglas D. Roscoe and Shannon Jenkins -- Seperated We Stand? The Impact of Ideological Sorting on Local Party Dynamics / Daniel M. Shea -- A Report from Mahoning Country: Consequences and Causes of Local Party Endorsements / William C. Binning, Melanie J. Blumberg, and John C. Green.
Summary This essential party primer includes new chapters on polarization between and within the parties in the aftermath of the 2012 election, demographic changes to America's political parties and the effects of new media and campaign finance laws, and the implications of all these things on future policymaking and electoral prospects moving forward.
Subject Political parties -- United States.
Political parties. (OCoLC)fst01069410
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Green, John Clifford, 1953-
Coffey, Daniel J., 1975-
Cohen, David B., 1967-
ISBN 9781442225596 (cloth : alk. paper)
1442225599 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781442225602 (pbk.)
1442225602 (pbk.)
9781442225619 (electronic)

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