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Published: 28 July 2016

236 Pages


ISBN: 9780190269128

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Altered States

Changing Populations, Changing Parties, and the Transformation of the American Political Landscape

Thomas M. Holbrook

  • Utilizes different types of data and theoretical perspectives to analyze state-level presidential election outcomes from 1972 to 2012.
  • Examines how changes in state population characteristics are associated with changes in party support
  • Evaluates the impact of changes in patterns of party support in presidential elections on the allocation of Electoral Votes