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dc.creatorCampbell, James E., 1952-
dc.identifier.isbn0814207081 (print)
dc.identifier.isbn081420709X (print)
dc.identifier.otherOCLC #35262441 (print)
dc.identifier.otherLCCN 96036122 (print)
dc.description(print) xxiv, 336 p. : ill. ; 24 cmen
dc.description.tableofcontentsList of figures -- List of tables -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- A Democratic dynasty. p.1 -- The Democratic record. p.20 -- Voters, parties, and candidates. p.45 -- Bias in the electoral system. p.69 -- The price of a seat. p.95 -- The changing price of a seat. p.121 -- The historical perspective. p.146 -- The collapse of the Democratic dynasty. p.157 -- Representation and cheap seats. p.189 -- App. A. The effects of candidate advantages on the vote. p.225 -- App. B. The unwasted-vote measure, wasted votes, and alternative estimates of bias. p.232 -- App. C. The carryover effect of partisan bias through incumbency. p.242 -- Notes. p.247 -- Bibliography. p.309 -- Index. p.323en
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dc.publisherThe Ohio State University Pressen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesParliaments and legislatures seriesen
dc.subject.lcshUnited States. Congress. House -- Electionsen
dc.subject.lcshDemocratic Party (U.S.)en
dc.subject.lcshElections -- United Statesen
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989en
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Politics and government -- 1989-en
dc.titleCheap seats: the Democratic Party's advantage in U.S. House electionsen

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