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The Adoption and Performance of the U.S. Single-Member District System

Due Out April 2017 on University Press of Kansas

A friendly reminder to all to mark April 2017 on your calendars as the official release date for Professor of Political Science and Kinder Institute Faculty Advisory Council member Jay Dow’s new book, Electing the House: The Adoption and Performance of the U.S. Single-Member District Electoral System (University Press of Kansas), the first study of its kind to trace the evolution of the SMDS from its origins in Jacksonian America, through its solidification in the Civil Rights Era, and into the present. More details about the new book, including advanced praise and information on how to pre-order a copy, can be found here.