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Public Perceptions of Women’s Inclusion and Feelings of Political Efficacy

Public Perceptions of Women’s Inclusion and Feelings of Political Efficacy By Atelyn E. Stauffer, University of South Carolina Theoretical work argues that citizens gain important symbolic benefits when they are represented by gender-inclusive institutions. Despite […]

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Overcoming the Political Exclusion of Migrants: Theory and Experimental Evidence from India

Overcoming the Political Exclusion of Migrants: Theory and Experimental Evidence from India By Nikhar Gaikwad, Columbia University and Gareth Nellis, University of California, San Diego Migrants are politically marginalized in cities of the developing world, […]

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Minority Party Capacity in Congress

Minority Party Capacity in Congress By Andrew O. Ballard, American University and James M. Curry, University Of Utah When, and under what circumstances, are congressional minority parties capable of influencing legislative outcomes? We argue that […]

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Members of Parliament are Minimally Accountable for Their Issue Stances (and They Know It)

Members of Parliament are Minimally Accountable for Their Issue Stances (and They Know It) By Chris Hanretty, Royal Holloway, University of London, Jonathan Mellon, University of Manchester and Patrick English, University of Exeter For incumbents […]

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Life, Literacy, and the Pursuit of Prosperity: Party Competition and Policy Outcomes in 50 States

Life, Literacy, and the Pursuit of Prosperity: Party Competition and Policy Outcomes in 50 States By Gerald Gamm, University of Rochester and Thad Kousser, University of California, San Diego We ask whether party competition improves […]

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Jeremy Bentham: Pauperism, Colonialism, and Imperialism

Jeremy Bentham: Pauperism, Colonialism, and Imperialism By Barbara Arneil, University of British Columbia Using two recently published folios by Jeremy Bentham, I draw out a fundamental but little-analyzed connection between pauperism and both domestic and […]

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Is Deliberation an Antidote to Extreme Partisan Polarization? Reflections on “America in One Room”

Is Deliberation an Antidote to Extreme Partisan Polarization? Reflections on “America in One Room” By James Fishkin, Alice Siu, Larry Diamond, Stanford University and Norman Bradburn, University of Chicago This paper is positioned at the […]

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Gender, Candidate Emotional Expression, and Voter Reactions During Televised Debates

Gender, Candidate Emotional Expression, and Voter Reactions During Televised Debates By Constantine Boussalis, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, Travis G. Coan, University of Exeter, United Kingdom, Mirya R. Holman, Tulane University, United States and Stefan Müller, […]