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Volume 119 - Number 3 - Fall 2004

American Nationalism and U.S. Foreign Policy from September 11 to the Iraq War
PAUL T. McCARTNEY examines how the Bush administration drew upon nationalist imagery first to interpret the terrorists attacks of 11 September 2001 and then to frame the war against Iraq. He demonstrates how President Bush drew on both enduring elements of American identity and security concerns following September 11 to provide normative justification for the Iraq invasion. He concludes that the exceptionalist dimension of American nationalism that underpins the Bush doctrine is outdated and dangerous to current foreign policy interests.

pp. 399-423
 

Managed Participation in China
YONGSHUN CAI examines how citizen resistance is possible and how it is managed in China. He concludes that while the Chinese political system is flexible and provides space for citizen resistance, such resistance is confined within the boundary established by the state.

pp. 425-451
 

Databases, Felons, and Voting: Bias and Partisanship of the Florida Felons List in the 2000 Elections
GUY STUART analyzes the use of the felons' exclusion list in the 2000 presidential elections in Florida. He finds that the state produced a list that contained racially biased errors, and that county supervisors across the state did not use the list uniformly. Instead, party politics intervened: any partisan advantage Republicans gained from the use of the list was offset by Democratic supervisors' refusal to use a flawed list.

pp. 453-475
 

The Global Governance of the Internet: Bringing the State Back In
Daniel W. Drezner assesses the current state of global Internet governance. He challenges the common assumption that the Internet leads to a decline in state autonomy relative to other global actors. Drezner argues that the great powers remain the primary actors shaping the governance structure and regulatory standards of the Internet.

pp. 477-498
 

Electoral Reform and Partisan Jugglery
Peter H. Argersinger examines the ways in which many of the controversial features of the presidential election of 2000 had precedents in the late nineteenth century. Focusing on Michigan's law for the district election of presidential electors, he shows the persistent partisanship that controls electoral rules and still prevents serious electoral reform.

pp. 499-520

Who Are We? The Challenges to America's National Identity, Samuel P. Huntington
Reviewed by Rogers M. Smith

pp. 521-522
 

Managing National Security Policy: The President and the Process, William W. Newmann
Reviewed by James P. Pfiffner

pp. 523-524
 

HST: Memories of the Truman Years, Steve Neal ; Miracle of '48: Harry Truman's Major Campaign Speeches & Selected Whistle-Stops, Steve Neal
Reviewed by Peri E. Arnold

pp. 524-526

Out of Touch: The Presidency and Public Opinion, Michael J. Towle
Reviewed by Robert Y. Shapiro

pp. 526-527
 

The Character Factor: How We Judge America's Presidents, James P. Pfiffner
Reviewed by Wayne P. Steger

pp. 528-529
 

The Buying of the President 2004: Who's Really Bankrolling Bush and His Democratic Challengers: And What They Expect in Return, Charles Lewis
Reviewed by Darrell M. West

pp. 529-530
 

Vote Your Conscience: The Last Campaign of George McGovern, Richard Michael Marano
Reviewed by Jeffrey Kraus

pp. 530-532
 

Transnational Conflicts: Central America, Social Change, and Globalization, William I. Robinson
Reviewed by Jorge I. Domínguez

pp. 532-533
 

Corporate Warriors: The Rise of the Privatized Military Industry, P. W. Singer
Reviewed by James J. Wirtz

pp. 533-534
 

Torn and Frayed: Congressional Norms and Party Switching in an Era of Reform, Judd Choate
Reviewed by Douglas B. Harris

pp. 535-536

The United States and Coercive Diplomacy, Robert J. Art and Patrick M. Cronin
Reviewed by Stacie E. Goddard

pp. 536-537
 

Trade Threats, Trade Wars: Bargaining, Retaliation, and American Coercive Diplomacy, Ka Zeng
Reviewed by John Conybeare

pp. 537-538
 

From Empire to Community: A New Approach to International Relations, Amitai Etzioni
Reviewed by James N. Rosenau

pp. 539-540
 

Dangerous Alliances: Proponents of Peace, Weapons of War, Patricia A. Weitsman
Reviewed by Joseph M. Grieco

pp. 540-541
 

Defending Interests: Public-Private Partnerships in WTO Litigation, Gregory C. Shaffer
Reviewed by A. Jane Bradley

pp. 541-542
 

Global Capital and National Governments, Layna Mosley
Reviewed by Miles Kahler

pp. 543-544
 

Deliberative Democracy in America: A Proposal for a Popular Branch of Government, Ethan J. Leib
Reviewed by James Fishkin

pp. 544-545
 

The Political Economy of Armed Conflict: Beyond Greed and Grievance, Karen Ballentine and Jake Sherman
Reviewed by Monica Toft

pp. 545-547
 

What Kind of Europe?, Loukas Tsoukalis
Reviewed by Séamus O'Cléireacáin

pp. 547-548
 

The French and Italian Communist Parties: Comrades and Culture, Cyrille Guiat
Reviewed by Stephen Hellman

pp. 548-550
 

Churchill's Guests: Britain and the Belgian Exiles during World War II, Robert W. Allen
Reviewed by Susan A. Brewer

pp. 550-551

Globalization and State Transformation in China, Yongnian Zheng
Reviewed by Dorothy J. Solinger

pp. 551-553
 

The Canadian Senate in Bicameral Perspective, David E. Smith ; Protecting Canadian Democracy: The Senate You Never Knew, Serge Joyal
Reviewed by Richard Schultz

pp. 553-555
 

Sex and the State: Abortion, Divorce, and the Family under Latin American Dictatorships and Democracies, Mala Htun
Reviewed by Douglas A. Chalmers

pp. 555-556
 

The Politics of Property Rights: Political Instability, Credible Commitments, and Economic Growth in Mexico, 1876-1929, Stephen Haber, Armando Razo and Noel Mauerer
Reviewed by Mark Eric Williams

pp. 556-558
 

The Government Machine: A Revolutionary History of the Computer, Jon Agar
Reviewed by Rick Farmer

pp. 558-559
 

The Green Agenda in American Politics: New Strategies for the Twenty-First Century, Robert J. Duffy
Reviewed by David Vogel

pp. 559-561
 

Worlds Apart: Civil Society and the Battle for Ethical Globalization, John D. Clark
Reviewed by Peter H. Juviler

pp. 561-562
 

Building Democracy in Contemporary Russia: Western Support for Grassroots Organizations, Sarah L. Henderson
Reviewed by Joyce Gelb

pp. 562-563
 

Eyes off the Prize: The United Nations and the African American Struggle for Human Rights, 1944-1955, Carol Anderson
Reviewed by Edward C. Luck

pp. 564-565
 

The Presidential Nominating Process: A Place for Us?, Rhodes Cook
Reviewed by David Karol

pp. 565-566
 

Reframing Public Policy: Discursive Politics and Deliberative Practices, Frank Fischer
Reviewed by B. Guy Peters

pp. 566-567
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