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American State Building: The Theoretical Challenge

Desmond King and Robert C. Lieberman

in The Unsustainable American State

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780195392135
eISBN:
9780199852543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195392135.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter intends to draw a suppler, multidimensional picture of the American state's origins, structure, and consequences. The aim of this chapter is to demonstrate the significance of the state ... More


At the Crossroads: Policy Issue Substance, Congress, and American Political Development

John S. Lapinski

in The Substance of Representation: Congress, American Political Development, and Lawmaking

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691137810
eISBN:
9781400848638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691137810.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter makes a final case that policy issue substance is critical for understanding contemporary and historical lawmaking. Neglecting the direct study of policy issue substance has ... More


Afterword: An Attenuated Reconstruction: The Conservative Turn in American Political Development

Stephen Skowronek

in Conservatism and American Political Development

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195373929
eISBN:
9780199852291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373929.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The chapters of this volume document that the redirection of American government has been anything but straightforward. Close examination of policy initiatives that have attended the conservative ... More


Legacies and Lessons of the Democratized South

Robert Mickey

in Paths Out of Dixie: The Democratization of Authoritarian Enclaves in America's Deep South, 1944-1972

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691133386
eISBN:
9781400838783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691133386.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines the legacies and lessons of the southern enclaves' different paths to democratization. It first summarizes the book's findings, showing how, from the abolition of the white ... More


Bringing Policy Issue Substance Back In

John S. Lapinski

in The Substance of Representation: Congress, American Political Development, and Lawmaking

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691137810
eISBN:
9781400848638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691137810.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter explains how policy issue substance could play a revitalizing role for multiple subfields in American politics, particularly congressional studies and American political development. It ... More


Conclusion: Conservatism and American Political Development

Brian J. Glenn and Steven M. Teles

in Conservatism and American Political Development

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195373929
eISBN:
9780199852291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373929.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter argues that conservatism has been an important cause of American political development. As liberals began to devote their attention to each of the three issues discussed in this book, ... More


Introduction: Studying the Role of Conservatives in American Political Development

Brian J. Glenn and Steven M. Teles

in Conservatism and American Political Development

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195373929
eISBN:
9780199852291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373929.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This introductory chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to understand the dynamic relationship between conservatives and American political development in the 20th century. It introduces ... More


Factions and the Study of American Political Parties

Daniel DiSalvo

in Engines of Change: Party Factions in American Politics, 1868-2010

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199891702
eISBN:
9780199949410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199891702.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter situates the study of factions in the vast political science literature on political parties in the United States. It makes five moves. First, the principal debates that have animated ... More


The Concept of the State in American History

William J. Novak

in Boundaries of the State In Us History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226277646
eISBN:
9780226277813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226277813.003.0012
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter draws attention to the vital role of interdisciplinary perspectives in law, history, sociology, and political science in redirecting our understanding of the origins, development, and ... More


Don’t Think of an Online Elephant

David Karpf

in The MoveOn Effect: The Unexpected Transformation of American Political Advocacy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199898367
eISBN:
9780199949717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199898367.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The first 5 chapters of the book are primarily concerned with left-wing interest groups. This is for the simple reason that there is no right-wing analogue to MoveOn, Democracy for America, or ... More


Conservatism and American Political Development

Brian J. Glenn and Steven M. Teles (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195373929
eISBN:
9780199852291
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373929.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

American political development (APD) is a core subfield in American political science, and focuses on political and policy history. For a variety of reasons, most of the focus in the twentieth ... More


Environmental Policy from the New Deal to the Great Society: The Lagged Emergence of an Ideological Dividing Line

Marc Allen Eisner

in Conservatism and American Political Development

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195373929
eISBN:
9780199852291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373929.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Environmental protection constitutes one of the more significant expansions of state authority during the last decades of the 20th century. The Environmental Protection Agency was created in 1970 and ... More


Social Security from the New Deal to the Great Society: Expanding the Public Domain

Edward Berkowitz and Larry DeWitt

in Conservatism and American Political Development

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195373929
eISBN:
9780199852291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373929.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses the role of conservatives in the development of the Social Security program. Conservatives could not prevent the creation of Social Security, but they could constrain its ... More


Engines of Change: Party Factions in American Politics, 1868-2010

Daniel DiSalvo

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199891702
eISBN:
9780199949410
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199891702.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

To properly understand American political parties one must look beneath their labels. Beneath those labels are factions that have goals, incentives, and resources that conflict with the larger party ... More


Single Markets: Economic Integration in Europe and the United States

Michelle Egan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199280506
eISBN:
9780191796289
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280506.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book provides an in-depth analytical comparison of the nineteenth-century evolution of the American single market with corresponding political, economic and social developments in post-World War ... More


Political Failure, and Success

Jeffrey K. Tulis and Nicole Mellow

in Legacies of Losing in American Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226515298
eISBN:
9780226515465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226515465.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

American political history is almost always a story of winners. There are very few accounts of the losers in American politics, and the accounts that exist tend to describe losing as a lost ... More


States, Democracies, and Single Markets

Michelle P. Egan

in Single Markets: Economic Integration in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199280506
eISBN:
9780191796289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280506.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter compares the evolution of the American single market in the nineteenth century and the corresponding political and societal struggles to create a single market with efforts in postwar ... More


Introduction

Joan Malczewski

in Building a New Educational State: Foundations, Schools, and the American South

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226394626
eISBN:
9780226394763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226394763.003.0001
Subject:
Education, History of Education

The introduction explains both the historical and theoretical context for understanding southern black education reform in the Jim Crow South. This includes a description of black education reform ... More


Legacies of Loss in American Politics

Jeffrey K. Tulis and Nicole Mellow

in Legacies of Losing in American Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226515298
eISBN:
9780226515465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226515465.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Among scholars of American politics who study the regime as a whole, two approaches loom large. Identified most notably by the work of Walter Dean Burnham, Theodore Lowi, and Bruce Ackerman, regime ... More


Introduction: The Elements of Political Communication Change

Ben Epstein

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

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190698980
eISBN:
9780190699017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190698980.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This introduction serves several important goals. It lays out both the research objective and theoretical framework placing this study on an interdisciplinary foundation that combines work from ... More


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