Change and Continuity in the 2012 Elections

Paul R. Abramson, John H. Aldrich, Brad T. Gomez, and David W. Rohde
CQ Press
2014

Since its first edition in 1980, Change and Continuity has been known for offering the best analysis and explanation of voting behavior in the most recent U.S. elections while setting those results in the context of larger trends and patterns in elections studies.

Adopters appreciate how this top-notch author team, which includes Duke political science professors Aldrich and Rohde, meticulously explains to undergraduates the import and impact of their analysis of the NES data. The 2012 edition, with its current scholarship and its excellent use and display of data, covers the most recent presidential and Congressional elections, voter turnout, and the social forces, party loyalties, and prominent issues that affect voting behavior.

Change and Continuity in the 2012 Elections