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Altered StatesChanging Populations, Changing Parties, and the Transformation of the American Political Landscape

Altered States: Changing Populations, Changing Parties, and the Transformation of the American Political Landscape

Thomas M. Holbrook

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190269128
eISBN:
9780190632809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190269128.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book looks at change in party fortunes in presidential elections since 1972, documenting the magnitude, direction, and consequences of changes in party support in the states. It finds that the ... More

The American Nonvoter

The American Nonvoter

Lyn Ragsdale and Jerrold G. Rusk

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190670702
eISBN:
9780190670740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190670702.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

The book explores the impact of uncertainty in the national campaign context on nonvoting in presidential and midterm House elections from 1920 through 2012. While previous studies have focused on ... More

Analytic ActivismDigital Listening and the New Political Strategy

Analytic Activism: Digital Listening and the New Political Strategy

David Karpf

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190266127
eISBN:
9780190266165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190266127.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Some of the most remarkable impacts of digital media on political activism lie not in the new types of speech it provides to disorganized masses, but in the new types of listening it fosters among ... More

The Branding of Right-Wing ActivismThe News Media and the Tea Party

The Branding of Right-Wing Activism: The News Media and the Tea Party

Khadijah Costley White

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190879310
eISBN:
9780190879358
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879310.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book examines the ways that partisan and nonpartisan online, broadcast, and print news outlets constructed the Tea Party through branding discourse and used it to address modern conflicts over ... More

The Citizen Marketer

The Citizen Marketer

Joel Penney

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190658052
eISBN:
9780190658090
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190658052.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

From hashtag activism to the flood of political memes on social media, the landscape of political communication is being transformed by the grassroots circulation of opinion on digital platforms and ... More

The Civic ConstitutionCivic Visions and Struggles in the Path toward Constitutional Democracy

The Civic Constitution: Civic Visions and Struggles in the Path toward Constitutional Democracy

Elizabeth Beaumont

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199940066
eISBN:
9780199369782
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199940066.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book offers a powerful new understanding of American constitutional democracy by focusing on several generations of influential “civic founders”—largely ordinary men and women who sought to ... More

The Civic Organization and the Digital CitizenCommunicating Engagement in a Networked Age

The Civic Organization and the Digital Citizen: Communicating Engagement in a Networked Age

Chris Wells

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780190203610
eISBN:
9780190203658
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190203610.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book investigates the changing relationship between citizens and civic organizations by exploring how social changes and innovations in communication technology are transforming the information ... More

Digital CitiesThe Internet and the Geography of Opportunity

Digital Cities: The Internet and the Geography of Opportunity

Karen Mossberger, Caroline J. Tolbert, and William Franko

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199812936
eISBN:
9780199979769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812936.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

In an age when the United Nations has declared access to the Internet a human right, and universal access to high-speed broadband is a national goal, urban areas have been largely ignored by federal ... More

From Here and ThereDiaspora Policies, Integration, and Social Rights Beyond Borders

From Here and There: Diaspora Policies, Integration, and Social Rights Beyond Borders

Alexandra Délano Alonso

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190688578
eISBN:
9780190688615
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190688578.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Assistance for immigrants to learn English, receive health services, open a bank account, apply for naturalization, or get a work certification is generally considered the responsibility of the ... More

Gaining VoiceThe Causes and Consequences of Black Representation in the American States

Gaining Voice: The Causes and Consequences of Black Representation in the American States

Christopher J. Clark

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190933562
eISBN:
9780190933593
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190933562.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book adopts a multifaceted approach to study of black state legislators across the country. Using the descriptive representation framework, multiple facets of black representation are studied. ... More

Incremental PolarizationA Unified Spatial Theory of Legislative Elections, Parties and Roll Call Voting

Incremental Polarization: A Unified Spatial Theory of Legislative Elections, Parties and Roll Call Voting

Justin Buchler

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190865580
eISBN:
9780190872847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865580.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book provides a unified spatial model of legislative elections, parties, and roll call voting to address three primary questions: why do legislators adopt extreme positions, how do they win ... More

The New Economic PopulismHow States Respond to Economic Inequality

The New Economic Populism: How States Respond to Economic Inequality

William Franko and Christopher Witko

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190671013
eISBN:
9780190671044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190671013.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

While most observers and scholars of inequality focus on how the federal government has created, or at minimum failed to respond to, inequality, in this book Franko and Witko argue that this nearly ... More

The Only Constant is ChangeTechnology, Political Communication, and Innovation Over Time

The Only Constant is Change: Technology, Political Communication, and Innovation Over Time

Ben Epstein

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190698980
eISBN:
9780190699017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190698980.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

The Only Constant Is Change presents and tests the political communication cycle (PCC), a model describing how political actors and organizations make decisions about if, how, and when to innovate ... More

Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age

Jennifer Stromer-Galley

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199731930
eISBN:
9780199357482
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199731930.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

With Barack Obama’s electoral victories, scholars and political watchers have marveled at the ways campaigns are using digital communication technologies (DCTs) in their strategy toolkit in the ... More

UnsurpassedThe Popular Appeal of Franklin Roosevelt

Unsurpassed: The Popular Appeal of Franklin Roosevelt

Helmut Norpoth

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190882747
eISBN:
9780190882778
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882747.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Franklin Roosevelt’s popular appeal is traced to his actions as commander-in-chief, a shorthand for his handling of foreign policy. Norpoth has mined a treasure trove of polls conducted during the ... More

100 Years of the Nineteenth AmendmentAn Appraisal of Women's Political Activism

100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment: An Appraisal of Women's Political Activism

Holly J. McCammon and Lee Ann Banaszak (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190265144
eISBN:
9780190265175
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265144.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment looks back at the century since the amendment giving women in the United States the right to vote was ratified. The volume asks: how has women’s political ... More

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