Table of contents for Congress reconsidered / edited by Lawrence C. Dodd, Bruce I. Oppenheimer Vanderbilt University.

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Part I Patterns and Dynamics of Congressional Change
1. The New World of U.S. Senators 
by Barbara Sinclair (revision)
2. A Decade of Republican Control: The House of Representatives, 19952005 
by Lawrence C. Dodd and Bruce I. Oppenheimer (NEW)
3. What the American Public Wants Congress to Be 
by John R. Hibbing and Christopher W. Larimer (revision)
Part II Elections and Constituencies 
4. Voters, Candidates, and Issues in Congressional Elections 
By Robert S. Erikson and Gerald C. Wright (revision)		
5. The Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act and Congressional Elections
 By Paul S. Herrnson (NEW)
6. Deep Red and Blue Congressional Districts: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Party Competitiveness 
By Bruce I. Oppenheimer (NEW)							 
7. Keystone Reconsidered 
By Morris P. Fiorina (revision)
Part III Parties and Committees 
8. The Dynamics of Party Government in Congress 
By Steven S. Smith and Gerald Gamm (revision)
9. The House Leadership in an Era of Partisan Warfare
By Eric Schickler and Kathryn Pearson (NEW)	
10. Obstruction and Leadership in the U.S. Senate
By C. Lawrence Evans and Daniel Lipinski (NEW)	
11. Congressional Committees in a Partisan Era 
By John H. Aldrich, and David W. Rohde (NEW)	
12. The (Dis)Integration of the House Appropriations Committee: Revisiting The Power of the Purse in a Partisan Era 
By Joshua B. Gordon (NEW)	
	Part IV Congress and Public Policy 
13. Congress and the Politics of Judicial Appointments 
By Sarah A. Binder and Forrest Maltzman (NEW)	
14. The Politics of Taxing and Spending in Congress: Ideas, Strategy, and Policy
By Catherine E. Rudder (NEW)	
15. Congress and Policymaking in an Age of Terrorism 
By Donald R. Wolfensberger (NEW)	
Part V Congress and Political Change 
16. From Congressional to Presidential Preeminence: Power and Politics in Late Nineteenth-Century America and Today 
By Joseph Cooper (NEW)				
17. African Americans and the New Politics of Inclusion: A Representational Dilemma?
By Kerry Haynie (NEW)	
18. Reenvisioning Congress: Theoretical Perspectives on Congressional Change, 2004 
 By Lawrence C. Dodd (revision)	 

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United States. Congress.