Divided Government (Longman Classics Edition)

series
Longman
author
Morris P. Fiorina
publisher
Pearson
cover
Softcover
edition
2
language
English
total pages
208
pub.-date
April 2004
ISBN13
9780321121844
ISBN
0321121848
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Description

Re-issued as part of the “Longman Classics in Political Science” series, Fiorina's authoritative text on political parties in the U.S. features a new Foreword by David R. Mayhew of Yale University that explores the text's enduring contributions to the discipline.

Divided Government, reviews the historical evolution of political parties and explores the consequences of divided government for the policy process.

Table of Contents



 Foreward, by David R. Mayhew.


 1. Introduction.


 2. The National Picture.


 3. The States.


 4. Explanations I: Unintended Consequences.


 5. Explanations II: Do Voters Choose Divided Government?


 6. The Consequences of Divided Government.


 7. Comparative Government.


 8. The Research Agenda.


 9. 1992 and 1994 Elections.


10. Recent Research on the Causes of Divided Government.


11. The Consequences of Divided Government Revisited.