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Clients and ConstituentsPolitical Responsiveness in Patronage Democracies

Clients and Constituents: Political Responsiveness in Patronage Democracies

Jennifer Bussell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190945398
eISBN:
9780190945435
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190945398.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book provides a theoretical and empirical examination of constituency service in developing countries. The predominant view of distributive politics in “patronage democracies” emphasizes the ... More

The Lands in BetweenThe New Politics of Russia's Hybrid War

The Lands in Between: The New Politics of Russia's Hybrid War

Mitchell A. Orenstein

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190936143
eISBN:
9780190936846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190936143.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Russian Politics

Russia’s hybrid war on the West has begun to afflict Western politics in ways that are remarkably similar to its effects on the “lands in between,” small, vulnerable countries in Europe situated in ... More

Politics on DisplayYard Signs and the Politicization of Social Spaces

Politics on Display: Yard Signs and the Politicization of Social Spaces

Todd Makse, Scott Minkoff, and Anand Sokhey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190926311
eISBN:
9780190926359
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190926311.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Political yard signs are one of the most conspicuous features of American political campaigns, yet they have received little attention as a form of political communication or participation. In a ... More

Post-LiberalismRecovering a Shared World

Post-Liberalism: Recovering a Shared World

Fred Dallmayr

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190949907
eISBN:
9780190949938
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949907.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This book is about a paradigm shift occurring under our very eyes, a shift where everything hangs and changes together. The title Post-Liberalism gestures toward this shift, without being able to ... More

Representation and the Electoral College

Representation and the Electoral College

Robert M. Alexander

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190939427
eISBN:
9780190939465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939427.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book evaluates the Electoral College as it relates to relevant theories of representation. The purpose of the study is to help readers understand the ways in which the institution does or does ... More

Taking Aim at Attack AdvertisingUnderstanding the Impact of Negative Campaigning in U.S. Senate Races

Taking Aim at Attack Advertising: Understanding the Impact of Negative Campaigning in U.S. Senate Races

Kim Fridkin and Patrick Kenney

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190947569
eISBN:
9780190947606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947569.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book develops and tests the “tolerance and tactics theory of negativity.” The theory argues that citizens differ in their tolerance of negative campaigning. Also, candidates vary in the tactics ... More

War and ChanceAssessing Uncertainty in International Politics

War and Chance: Assessing Uncertainty in International Politics

Jeffrey A. Friedman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190938024
eISBN:
9780190938055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190938024.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

War and Chance analyzes the logic, psychology, and politics of assessing uncertainty in international affairs. It explains how the most important kinds of uncertainty in international politics are ... More

Cracks in the Ivory TowerThe Moral Mess of Higher Education

Cracks in the Ivory Tower: The Moral Mess of Higher Education

Jason Brennan and Phillip Magness

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190846282
eISBN:
9780190932824
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190846282.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Ideally, universities are centers of learning, in which great researchers dispassionately search for truth, no matter how unpopular those truths must be. The marketplace of ideas assures that truth ... More

Earned Citizenship

Earned Citizenship

Michael J. Sullivan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190918354
eISBN:
9780190918385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190918354.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Earned Citizenship is an intervention in the U.S. immigration reform debate that advances the proposition that long-term, unauthorized immigrant U.S. residents should be able to earn legalization and ... More

Curating and Re-Curating the American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq

Curating and Re-Curating the American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq

Christine Sylvester

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190840556
eISBN:
9780190840587
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840556.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Who is an authority on the American wars in Vietnam and Iraq? The Pentagon? Leading politicians? Allies? Academic specialists? The media? American soldiers? Vietnamese and Iraqis? Protesters? ... More

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