The Brittle Mandate: Electoral Dealignment and the 1980 Presidential Election
Everett Carll Ladd examines the behavior of the U.S. electorate in the 1980 presidential election within the context of the long-standing argument over whether party "realignment" is occurring. He concludes that it is not realignment but the continued progress of "dealignment" that gives the 1980 election its distinctive cast.
1996 Vote: The "No Majority" Realignment Continues, Everett Carll Ladd
The 1994 Congressional Elections: The Postindustrial Realignment Continues, Everett Carll Ladd
The 1992 Vote for President Clinton: Another Brittle Mandate?, Everett Carll Ladd
The 1988 Elections: Continuation of The Post-New Deal System, Everett Carll Ladd
Party Reform and the Public Interest, Everett Carll Laddmore by this author
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