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The Presidential Pulse of Congressional Elections

Label
The Presidential Pulse of Congressional Elections
Title
The Presidential Pulse of Congressional Elections
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intriguing phenomenon in American electoral politics is the loss of seats by the president's party in midterm congressional elections. Between 1862 and 1990, the president's party lost seats in the House of Representatives in 32 of the 33 midterm elections. In his new study, James Campbell examines explanations for these midterm losses and explores how presidential elections influence congressional elections. After reviewing the two major theories of midterm electoral change-the ""surge and decline"" theory and the theory of midterms as referenda on presidential performance Campbell draws up
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, James E
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Elections
  • Voting
  • Political parties
  • Presidents
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Elections
  • Political parties
  • Presidents
  • Voting
  • United States
Label
The Presidential Pulse of Congressional Elections
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables and Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1. Theories of Midterm Elections; 1 The Midterm Question; 2 The Premises of Surge and Decline; 3 The Propositions and Evidence of Surge and Decline; 4 The Theory of the Midterm Referendum; Part 2. The Presidential Pulse; 5 The Revised Theory of Surge and Decline; 6 Evidence from National Elections; 7 Evidence in Congressional Districts; 8 Evidence in the Electorate; 9 Surge and Decline in Subpresidential Elections; 10 The Presidential Pulse in the 1990s; 11 Reflections on the Presidential Pulse
  • Appendix 1 Presidential Vote and House-Seat RegressionsAppendix 2 Robust Regression of National Evidence; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn900344659
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (333 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149035
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129d1nf
  • bfa9644d-babb-4508-9b93-cb4020b20eb0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344659
Label
The Presidential Pulse of Congressional Elections
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables and Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1. Theories of Midterm Elections; 1 The Midterm Question; 2 The Premises of Surge and Decline; 3 The Propositions and Evidence of Surge and Decline; 4 The Theory of the Midterm Referendum; Part 2. The Presidential Pulse; 5 The Revised Theory of Surge and Decline; 6 Evidence from National Elections; 7 Evidence in Congressional Districts; 8 Evidence in the Electorate; 9 Surge and Decline in Subpresidential Elections; 10 The Presidential Pulse in the 1990s; 11 Reflections on the Presidential Pulse
  • Appendix 1 Presidential Vote and House-Seat RegressionsAppendix 2 Robust Regression of National Evidence; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn900344659
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (333 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149035
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129d1nf
  • bfa9644d-babb-4508-9b93-cb4020b20eb0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344659

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