Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Two Majorities by Byron E. Shafer

Why do voters so often exhibit patterns of policy preference vastly different from what analysts and strategists predict? And why do these same voters consistently cast ballots that ensure the continuation of "divided government?" In The Two Majorities Byron Shafer and William Claggett offer groundbreaking political analysis that resolves many of the seeming contradictions in the contemporary American political scene. Provocatively, the authors argue that each party's best strategy for success is not to try to take popular positions on the whole range of issues, but to focus attention on the party's most successful cluster of issues.

Buy The Two Majorities by Byron E. Shafer from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780801850196
ISBN-10: 0801850193
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publish Date: 1-Aug-1995
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - The Two Majorities by Byron E. Shafer

Book Reviews - The Two Majorities by Byron E. Shafer

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Two Majorities book by Byron E. Shafer and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Byron E. Shafer

John Anthony Maltese teaches in the Department of Political Scienceat the University of Georgia. His books include Spin Control: The White House Office of Communications and the Management of Presidential News.

Books By Byron E. Shafer

American Political Landscape by Byron E. Shafer
Hardback, February 2014
American Public Mind by Byron E. Shafer
Paperback, April 2010
End of Southern Exceptionalism by Byron E. Shafer
Paperback, March 2009
Temples of Ancient Egypt by Byron E. Shafer
Paperback, May 2005