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Journal of Political Science

‌The Journal of Political Science (ISSN-0587-0577) is the official journal of the South Carolina Political Science Association and published annually by Athenaeum Press. JoPS seeks to publish original research of high quality that contributes to all subfields of political science. We especially welcome research on Southern politics and politics on the state of South Carolina. 

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Journal of Political Science 2013 (v. 41)

Table of Contents 

  • The Bully Pulpit or Ham Radio? Receptive Audiences and Presidential Messages
    Matthew Miles, Brigham Young University-Idaho
    Donald Haider-Markel, University of Kansas

  • "If Elected, I [Still] Promise": American Party Platforms - 1980-2008
    Lee W. Payne, Stephen F. Austin State University

  • Variation Within? Exploring Intra-Congregational Differences in a Black Political Church
    Caroline M. Nordlund, New York University
    Paul A. Djupe, Denison University
    Michael Leo Owens, Emory University
  • Strategic Entry and Congressional Behavior: Primary Challenges to House Incumbents
    Nicholas Pyeatt, Pennsylvania State University-Altoona