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2001

University of Iowa

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Review Of: The Spy Novels Of John Le Carré: Balancing Ethics And Politics, By Myron J. Aronoff., John Nelson Mar 2001

Review Of: The Spy Novels Of John Le Carré: Balancing Ethics And Politics, By Myron J. Aronoff., John Nelson

Department of Political Science Publications

Literary forms of inquiry into politics range far beyond the journal article and the scholarly monograph. Myron Aronoff's monograph serves us well by respecting the novel of international intrigue as an insightful form for analyzing the politics of diplomacy, bureaucracy, covert action, and international regimes. Aronoff targets the latter-day dean of spy novelists, David Cornwell, who writes under the name of John le Carré.


Modeling The Future: Lessons From The Gore Forecast, Michael S. Lewis-Beck, Charles Tien Mar 2001

Modeling The Future: Lessons From The Gore Forecast, Michael S. Lewis-Beck, Charles Tien

Department of Political Science Publications

No abstract provided.


You Must Remember This: A Test Of The On-Line Model Of Voting, David P. Redlawsk Feb 2001

You Must Remember This: A Test Of The On-Line Model Of Voting, David P. Redlawsk

Department of Political Science Publications

Milton Lodge and his colleagues at Stony Brook have argued that voters process campaign information on-line, summarizing their affect toward candidates as campaign information is encountered. Consequently, recall of campaign information and vote choice are believed by Lodge to be a weak predictor of actual vote decision, which is determined almost solely by the on-line tally. The claims made by the on-line model have not been tested in a dynamic election context, however, in which two or more candidates compete for the vote. This study uses a new experimental methodology that more accurately depicts the realities of a campaign environment ...