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Mobilizing InclusionTransforming the Electorate through Get-Out-the-Vote Campaigns

Mobilizing Inclusion: Transforming the Electorate through Get-Out-the-Vote Campaigns

Lisa Garcia Bedolla and Melissa R. Michelson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300166781
eISBN:
9780300167399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300166781.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Which get-out-the-vote efforts actually succeed in ethnoracial communities and why? Analyzing the results from hundreds of original experiments, this book offers a new theory to explain why some ... More

Modernization and Its Political ConsequencesWeber, Mannheim, and Schumpeter

Modernization and Its Political Consequences: Weber, Mannheim, and Schumpeter

Hans Blokland

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110814
eISBN:
9780300134827
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110814.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

People's capacity to give meaning and direction to social life is an essential dimension of political freedom. Yet many citizens of Western democracies believe that this freedom has become quite ... More

Nation of DevilsDemocratic Leadership and the Problem of Obedience

Nation of Devils: Democratic Leadership and the Problem of Obedience

Stein Ringen

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300193190
eISBN:
9780300199017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300193190.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book offers a thought-provoking meditation on the art of democratic rule: how does a government persuade the people to accept its authority? Every government must make unpopular demands of its ... More

Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy

Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy

C. Henry (ed.)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300095418
eISBN:
9780300129847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300095418.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

What explains the continuing hardship of so many black Americans? In this book, a group of scholars analyzes the long, complex structural and environmental causes of discrimination and their effects ... More

The Ship of StateStatecraft and Politics from Ancient Greece to Democratic America

The Ship of State: Statecraft and Politics from Ancient Greece to Democratic America

Norma Thompson

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300088175
eISBN:
9780300128055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300088175.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book provides a new perspective on the development of political thought from Homer to Machiavelli, Tocqueville, and Gertrude Stein (who is introduced here, for the first time, as a writer of ... More

The Tyranny of the Moderns

The Tyranny of the Moderns

Nadia Urbinati

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300182774
eISBN:
9780300189957
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300182774.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book explores a profound shift in the ideology of individualism, from the ethical nineteenth-century standard, in which each person cooperates with others as equals for the betterment of their ... More

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