Department of Political Science
The University of Houston
447 Philip Guthrie Hoffman Hall
Houston, TX 77204-3011
Tel: (713) 743-3890
Fax: (713) 743-3927

Publications

Peer Reviewed Articles

George Hawley, "Home Affordability, Female Marriage Rates, and Vote Choice in the 2000 Presidential Election: Evidence from U.S. Counties." (Forthcoming) Party Politics

George Hawley, "Political Threat and Immigration: Party Identification, Demographic Context, and Immigration Policy Preference." Social Science Quarterly 92 (2011): 425-433

Alan Steinberg, “Exploring the Adoption and Use of New Media in the Obama Presidency: Is White House 2.0 Really Just White House 1.5?” White House Studies (2013).

 
Alan Steinberg, “Weapons in Space: The Need to Protect Space Assets.” Astropolitics: The International Journal of Space Politics & Policy 10, no. 3 (2012).
 
David Plazek & Alan Steinberg, “Political Science Funding Black Out in North America? Trends in Funding Should not be Ignored.” PS: Political Science & Politics 46, no. 3 (2013).

Ching-Hsing Wang, "Party Identification and Attitude toward the Independence-Unification Issue in Taiwan" Issues & Studies (2013).

Ching-Hsing Wang, "The Effects of Party Fractionalization and Party Polarization on Democracy" Party Politics (2013).

Peer Reviewed Articles Co-Authored with Houston Faculty

Abdullah Aydogan and Jonathan Slapin, "Left-right Reversed: Parties and Ideology in Modern Turkey" Party Politics (Forthcoming).

Kirkland, Justin H. and R. Lucas Williams. 2014. “Partisanship and Reciprocity in Cross- Chamber Legislative Interactions.” The Journal of Politics (Forthcoming). 

Jennifer Clark and Luke Williams, American Politics Research (2014).

Michelle Belco and Brandon Rottinghaus, In Lieu of Legislation: Executive Unilateral Preemption or Support During the Legislative Process.” Political Research Quarterly (2014)

Veronica Caro and Jennifer Clark, Politics and Gender (2013).

Eduardo Alemán, Aldo Ponce Ugolini, and Iñaki Sagarzazu, “Legislative Parties in Volatile Non-Programmatic Party Systems: The Peruvian Case in Comparative Perspective.” Latin American Politics and Society 53:3, 25

Michelle H. Belco and Brandon J. Rottinghaus, “Presidential Proclamation 6920: Using Executive Power to Set a New Direction for Management of National Monuments.” Presidential Studies Quarterly 39(2009): 605-618.

Timothy Hellwig, Anna Mikulska, and Burcu Gezgor, “Perceptions of Policy Choice in Contemporary Democracies.” European Journal of Political Research, 49 (2010): 705-730.

Anna Mukulska and Susan Scarrow, “Assessing the Political Impact of Candidate Selection Rules: Britain in the 1990s.” Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties. Volume 20 (2010): 311-333.

Travis Ridout, Brandon Rottinghaus and Nathan Hosey, “Following the Rules?: Candidate Strategy in Presidential Primaries.” Social Science Quarterly 90 (2009): 777-795.

Brandon Rottinghaus and Chris Nicholson, “Counting Congress In: Patterns of Success in Judicial Nomination Requests by Members of Congress to the President.” American Politics Research 38 (2010): 691-717.

Susan E. Scarrow and Burcu Geznor, "Declining memberships, changing members? European political party members in a new era." Party Politics 16 (2011): 823-843.

Book Chapters

Peter Kingstone and Aldo Ponce Ugolini, “From Cardoso to Lula: The Triumph of Pragmatism in Brazil” in Leftist Governments in Latin America: Successes and Shortcomings, edited by Kurt Weyland, Wendy Hunter and Raúl Madrid, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Other Publications

Simay Ozlu Diniz, “Turkish Business Cowboys in the U.S.” Political Reflection.

Aldo Ponce Ugolini, “Foreign Direct Investment and Civil Rights: Testing Decreasing Returns to Civil Rights.” Romanian Journal of Political Science, 10(1), 2010.

John Jackson, Richard Myers, and Thomas Cowper, "Leadership in the Net-Centric Organization," Advancing Police Leadership: Proceedings of the Futures Working Group, Vol. 6, J.A. Schafer and S. Boyd, eds. Quantico, Virginia, March 2010.

Ching-Hsing Wang, “Analysis of Legislators’ Law-Making and Constituency Service: Continuity and Change After Party Turnover in the Year 2000.” Taiwanese Political Science Review 13(2009): 113-169 (written in Chinese).

Ching-Hsing Wang and Taofang Huang. 2009. “The Electorate’s Voting Participation.” in Lu-huei Chen, Ching-hsin Yu and Chi Huang (eds.) 2008 Presidential Election: the Critical Election of the Second Party Turnover. Taipei: Wu Nan Press, 2009. (written in Chinese).