Books by ISPS Faculty

Recent books:

Gerber Green Field Experiments

James Scott Two Cheers for Anarchism

Vesla Weaver Creating New Racial Order

Susan D. Hyde The Pseudo-Democrat's Dilemma

Hacker Pierson Winner Take All Politics

 Mayhew, D. (2013), The Meaning of the 2012 Election, in Michael Nelson (ed.), The Elections of 2012, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage CQ Press.








2013. David Mayhew, The Meaning of the 2012 Election, in Michael Nelson (ed.), The Elections of 2012, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage CQ Press.

2012. Alan S. Gerber, Field Experiments: Design, Analysis, and Interpretation (with Donald P. Green), W.W. Norton; Co-Winners, 2013 Best Book Award (American Political Science Association, Experimental Research Section)

2012. James C. Scott, Two Cheers for Anarchism: Two Cheers for Anarchism: Six Easy Pieces on Autonomy, Dignity, and Meaningful Work and Play, Princeton University Press

2012. Vesla M. Weaver, Creating a New Racial Order: How Immigration, Multiracialism, Genomics, and the Young Can Remake Race in America (with Jennifer L. Hochschild and Traci R. Burch), Princeton University Press

2011. Susan D. Hyde , The Pseudo-Democrat's Dilemma: Why Election Monitoring Became an International Norm, Cornell University Press; Co-winner, 2011 Chadwick F. Alger Prize (International Studies Association); Winner, 2012 Comparative Democratization Section Best Book Award (American Political Science Association); Co-winner, 2012 Gustav Ranis International Book Prize (MacMillan Center, Yale Univ.)

2011. Jacob S. Hacker, Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer-And Turned Its Back on the Middle Class (with Paul Pierson), Simon & Schuster (paperback; 2010 Hardcover)


See more:

2011. David R. Mayhew, Partisan Balance: Why Political Parties Don’t Kill the US Constitutional System, Princeton University Press

2010. Philip Smith, Incivility: The Rude Stranger in Everyday Life (with Timothy L. Phillips and Ryan D. King), Cambridge University Press

2008. Alan S. Gerber, Get Out the Vote: How to Increase Voter Turnout (with Donald P. Green, 2nd ed.; 2004, 1st ed.) Brookings Institution Press

2008. David R. Mayhew, Parties and Policies: How the American Government Works, Yale University Press

2008. Susan D. Hyde (ed.), Election Fraud: Detecting and Deterring Electoral Manipulation, (co-edited with R. Michael Alvarez and Thad E. Hall) Brookings Institution Press

2008. Jacob S. Hacker (ed.), Health At Risk: America’s Ailing Health System and How to Heal It, Columbia University Press

2008. Jacob S. Hacker, The Great Risk Shift: The New Economic Insecurity and the Decline of the American Dream, Oxford University Press

2008. Stephen Skowronek, Presidential Leadership in Political Time: Reprise and Reappraisal, University Press of Kansas

2007. Gregory A. Huber, The Craft of Bureaucratic Neutrality: Interests and Influence in Government Regulation of Occupational Safety, Cambridge University Press; Winner 2002 Leonard White Prize for the best dissertation in the field of Public Administration (American Political Science Association)

2007. Stephen Skowronek, Rethinking Political Institutions: The Art of the State (co-edited with Ian Shapiro and Daniel Galvin), New York University Press

2007. Stephen Skowronek, Formative Acts: American Politics in the Making (co-edited by Matthew Glassman), University of Pennsylvania Press

2006. Alan S. Gerber (ed.), Promoting the General Welfare: New Perspectives on Government Performance (co-edited with Eric Patashnik), Brookings Institution Press

2006. Jacob S. Hacker, The Great Risk Shift: The Assault on American Jobs, Families, Health Care, and Retirement–And How You Can Fight Back, Oxford University Press

2005. David R. Mayhew, Divided We Govern: Party Control, Lawmaking, and Investigations, 1946-2002, Yale University Press (2nd ed.; 1991, 1st ed.)

2005. Jacob S. Hacker, Off Center: The Republican Revolution & the Erosion of American Democracy (with Paul Pierson) Yale University Press

2004. David R. Mayhew, Congress: The Electoral Connection, Yale University Press, (2nd ed.; 1974, 1st ed.)

2004. Stephen Skowronek, The Search for American Political Development (with Karen Orren), Cambridge University Press

2002. David R. Mayhew, Electoral Realignments: A Critique of an American Genre, Yale University Press

2002. Jacob S. Hacker, The Divided Welfare State: The Battle over Public and Private Social Benefits in the United States, Cambridge

2000. David R. Mayhew, America’s Congress: Actions in the Public Sphere, Yale University Press

1997. Jacob S. Hacker, The Road to Nowhere: The Genesis of President Clinton’s Plan for Health Security, Princeton University Press; Co-winner of the Brownlow Book Award of the National Academy of Public Administration.

1997. Stephen Skowronek, The Politics Presidents Make: Leadership from John Adams to Bill Clinton, Belknap of Harvard University Press (revised; 1997, 1st edition)

1986. David R. Mayhew, Placing Parties in American Politics, Princeton University Press

1982. Stephen Skowronek, Building a New American State: The Expansion of National Administrative Capacities, 1877-1920, Cambridge University Press

1966. David R. Mayhew, Party Loyalty among Congressmen, Harvard University Press