Explores the contradictory nature of public opinion.
Indicates how the rightward shift in the ideology of House Republicans has been mistaken for a broader "polarization" of both parties as well as voters.
Argues that the reliance on sound bites in recent political discourse is harmful to the democratic process.
Examines the complex relationship between American public opinion and the U. S. Supreme Court.
A provocative examination of the use and abuse of public opinion polls.
Presents an empirical study of Perot's 1992 and 1996 presidential campaigns and the implications for third-party politics in the United States.