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Occupational Engagement and Partisanship in the United States.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Political Studies Review. Aug2021, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p501-510. 10p.

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Abstract: In this article, I present a portrait of the American power elite and their relationship with the party system. I focus on occupational categories as institutional positions and take up three questions: Which occupational categories wield social influe...

THE ROLE OF NORMS IN OUR CONSTITUTIONAL ORDER.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy. Winter2021, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p17-28. 12p.

Abstract: The article discusses the role of norms in the U.S. constitutional order. It mentions that Constitution vests a great deal of discretion in government officials of all sorts, and that norms are part of the process. It also mentions that norms are of gr...

Do the Affluent Override Average Americans? Measuring Policy Disagreement and Unequal Influence.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Science Quarterly (Wiley-Blackwell). May2020, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p1018-1037. 20p. 8 Graphs.

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Abstract: Objective: In this article, I seek to adjudicate between contradictory findings in studies of unequal responsiveness that focus on policy issues over which affluent and average Americans disagree. Methods: I assess the impact of 22 definitions of polic...

Freedom’s Song.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 4/6/2015, Vol. 300 Issue 14, p38-42. 5p. 1 Illustration.

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Abstract: The article focuses on the history of the periodical "The Nation" between its launch 1865 and 2015. Topics include the types of articles the U.S. political magazine prints, the periodical's stance on controversial issues such as slavery, and how the ma...

Bringing What State Back In? Neo-Marxism and the Origin of the Committee on States and Social Structures.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Political Research Quarterly. Sep2019, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p714-726. 13p.

Abstract: This article examines the interdisciplinary movement to "bring the state back in," advanced during the 1980s by the Committee on States and Social Structures. Drawing on the Committee's archives at the Social Science Research Council, I show that its i...

Courting white southerners: Theodore Roosevelt's quest for the heart of the South.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Nineteenth Century History. Mar2019, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p1-18. 18p.

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Abstract: Most studies of President Theodore Roosevelt address his "southern strategy" to revive the Republican Party's fortunes in a region where it was effectively shut out by 1900. This essay revisits Roosevelt's approach to the South between 1901 and 1912 an...

Will Texas Save Fair Park? How a once thriving part of Dallas became a relic.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): American Conservative. May/Jun2019, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p41-44. 4p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: The article reports that constant about World's Fairs and Expositions from Chicago's White City to the several Expositions Universelles in Paris, France to the New York World's Fair of 1939 is that you cannot in any meaningful sense go to see them. It ...

God and Man Everywhere: The leftward lurch Buckley detected moves beyond the academy.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): American Conservative. May/Jun2019, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p37-40. 4p. 1 Illustration.

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Abstract: The article reports that William F. Buckley, Jr.—then a newly minted 25-year-old Yale University graduate published his historic God and Man at Yale, an indispensable founding document of modern American conservatism. It informs that Buckley maintains ...

Constitutional Populism: A strain of politics that runs from Goldwater to Trump.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): American Conservative. May/Jun2019, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p13-19. 7p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: The article reports that Modern American populism grounded in the Constitution has been a major force in American politics, especially in the conservative movement, for nearly six decades. It mentions that several planks of the party's platform were ad...

Campaign Finance Regulation in North America: An Institutional Perspective.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Election Law Journal. Sep2018, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p188-208. 21p.

Abstract: The regulation of campaign finance is a topic of perennial public concern in North America. The United States has lived through four decades of conflict over contribution and expenditure limits, which has only intensified since the U.S. Supreme Court's...

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