Cambria Press Publication Review: Transforming the Enemy in Spanish Culture by Lauren Beck

Cambria Press congratulates Lauren Beck, on yet another outstanding review of her book, Transforming the Enemy in Spanish Culture: The Conquest through the Lens of Textual and Visual Multiplicity. The Bulletin of Hispanic Studies notes that "The case of Spanish culture is particularly interesting because the Spaniards have been active in the creation of stereotypes… Continue reading Cambria Press Publication Review: Transforming the Enemy in Spanish Culture by Lauren Beck

Cambria Press Author Ivan Sascha Sheehan is the Recipient of the 2015 President’s Faculty Award

Cambria Press is proud and pleased to congratulate author Ivan Sascha Sheehan, Associate Professor of Public and International Affairs at the University of Baltimore, was honored today for being selected by President Kurt Schmoke to receive the 2015 President’s Faculty Award for outstanding contributions related to teaching, research, and service in support of the university’s mission. The award is the highest… Continue reading Cambria Press Author Ivan Sascha Sheehan is the Recipient of the 2015 President’s Faculty Award

#APSA2015 Cambria Press Book Launch for The Quest for Leadership by Michael Genovese

Cambria Press unveiled the publication that was under wraps at the APSA 2015 Presidents and Executive Politics (PEP) reception.  The Quest for Leadership edited by eminent political scientist Michael A. Genovese (Loyola Marymount University) in honor of distinguished scholar Thomas E. Cronin was officially released the next day, and the first five APSA attendees received… Continue reading #APSA2015 Cambria Press Book Launch for The Quest for Leadership by Michael Genovese

#APSA2015 Meet Tom Cronin & Michael Genovese @CambriaPress Booth TODAY

#APSA2015 Cambria Press Booth (705) at 10 a.m. on Friday: Meet Thomas Cronin, Michael Genovese, and the authors behind The Quest for Leadership Meet Thomas E. Cronin, Michael Genovese, and the authors behind The Quest for Leadership today at 10 a.m. at the Cambria Press booth (705) in the #APSA2015 book exhibit hall. You might… Continue reading #APSA2015 Meet Tom Cronin & Michael Genovese @CambriaPress Booth TODAY

#APSA2015 David Parker & Doing Archival Research in Political Science

Cambria Press Publication Excerpt from Doing Archival Research in Political Science Much of what is known about congressional campaigns is observed from the outside—in the brochures that are produced, the campaign advertisements that are aired, the polls that are taken by media organizations, and the articles that are written in newspapers. Less is known, however,… Continue reading #APSA2015 David Parker & Doing Archival Research in Political Science

Tough Times for the President

Cambria Press publication Tough Times for the President (Chapter Excerpts) Chapter 1: Presidents in Tough Times "Many presidents face situations of political adversity. Some even face adversity on more than one occasion. The case studies will enhance our understanding not only of the power of the presidency but of how chief executives have been able… Continue reading Tough Times for the President

Jockeying for the American Presidency

Cambria Press publication Jockeying for the American Presidency (Chapter Excerpts) Chapter 1: Presidential Selection and Aspirant Opportunism "...to say that all presidents are opportunists does not mean that they are all the same. As previously mentioned, the opportunism of the presidents most probably varies across the individuals who have held the office. Aside from innate… Continue reading Jockeying for the American Presidency

Can the American Elections be Saved?

Cambria Press publication: Saving American Elections (Chapter Excerpts) From Section I: Diagnosis Chapter 1: Symptoms Although Americans have many opportunities to vote, large proportions of the citizenry (majorities in most cases) often do not exercise their right to do so (figure 1.9 summarizes typical levels of participation for various types of elections in the United States).… Continue reading Can the American Elections be Saved?

5 Must-Read Books for the 2016 Election

The following Cambria Press publications have received outstanding reviews not only from top academic journals but also scholars and practitioners. Select quotes and excerpts from the book reviews are provided below. 1. Jockeying for the American Presidency by Lara M. Brown Quote from the book: It is about understanding how presidential aspirants turn political conditions and exogenous… Continue reading 5 Must-Read Books for the 2016 Election

#2016Election – Can the American Elections be Saved?

From Cambria Press: #2016Election MUST READ--Saving American Elections This is a book which CHOICE, the academic library journal, recommends for "all readership levels"--One reason: the book provides a way to "teach the public to think of elections as a way to participate in community decisions and less as an individual expression of opinion." http://goo.gl/H7ssgY See… Continue reading #2016Election – Can the American Elections be Saved?