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Local politics and mayoral elections in 21st century America : the keys to city hall

Author: Sean D Foreman; Marcia L Godwin; Routledge.
Publisher: New York ; London : Routledge, 2015.
Series: Routledge Research in Urban Politics and Policy, 3.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sean D Foreman; Marcia L Godwin; Routledge.
ISBN: 9780415347365 041534736X 9781138821316 1138821314
OCLC Number: 1022799754
Description: XIV, 243 strony : ilustracje ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part 1: Thematic Approaches 1. The Political Environment for Mayors in the 21st Century Sean D. Foreman 2. Regime Theory and Beyond: Urban Governance and Elections Marcia L. Godwin 3. A Descriptive Analysis of Female Mayors: The U.S. and Texas in Comparative Perspective Melissa Marschall 4. Running and Winning: Examining Patterns of Latino Candidate Emergence and Success in Mayoral Elections Carlos E. Cuellar Part 2: City Case Studies 5. Boston: The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same Joseph P. Caiazzo 6. Chicago: The Election of Rahm Emanuel Dick Simpson, Missy Mouritsen Zmuda, and Betty O'Shaughnessy 7. Cleveland: A Sour Note in the Rock and Roll City William J. Miller 8. Detroit: The Financial Crisis and the Emergency Manager Robert J. Mahu and Lyke Thompson 9. Los Angeles: The Perfect Non-Campaign: The Election of a Hipster Mayor Fernando J. Guerra and Brianne Gilbert 10. New York: From Entrepreneurialism to Populism: The Rise of Bill de Blasio as "Everyman's" Mayor of New York City Larry D. Terry II 11. Miami, Miami Beach and North Miami: Under Scrutiny, Under Water, and Under Arrest Sean D. Foreman 12. San Diego: Paradise Regained? Nonpartisan Appeals and Special Election Rules in San Diego's 2013-14 Mayoral Race Steven P. Erie, Vladimir Kogan, Nazita Lajevardi, and Scott A. MacKenzie 13. St. Louis: Race and the Reelection of the Longest Serving Mayor of St. Louis P. Frances Gouzien and David C. Kimball Part 3: Conclusion 14. Lessons Learned and Keys to Winning Mayoral Elections in Big Cities Marcia L. Godwin and Sean D. Foreman
Series Title: Routledge Research in Urban Politics and Policy, 3.
Responsibility: edited by Sean D. Foreman and Marcia L. Godwin.

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