At last night's book launch party held by Bloomberg Government for Secretary Ray LaHood, a Department of Transportation (DOT) alum fondly recalled Secretary LaHood's trademark "Lookit!" Indeed, Americans--Republicans and Democrats alike--will do well to look at his new book, Seeking Bipartisanship, which Secretary LaHood coauthored with Dr. Frank H. Mackaman who heads The Dirksen Congressional… Continue reading Lookit! Ray LaHood’s Speech on Seeking Bipartisanship at the Bloomberg Government Book Launch Party
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
Cambria Press congratulates award-winning author and PIPPA (Politics, Institutions, and Public Administration) series coeditor, Sean Kelly, on his prestigious appointment to a national advisory council to further understanding on how Congress works. Not only is Dr. Kelly extremely qualified for the position given his impressive, award-winning research, but he is also an exceptionally dedicated political… Continue reading Sean Kelly, Coeditor of the Cambria PIPPA Series, Appointed to National Advisory Council
Cambria Press authors and series editors Scott A. Frisch and Sean Q. Kelly will be at the WPSA annual conference in Seattle next week. Discussing politics to the extreme, their WPSA panels will be exciting ones that attendees won't want to miss! Their award-winning book Jimmy Carter and the Water Wars, as well as their highly praised… Continue reading Award-winning authors Scott A. Frisch and Sean Q. Kelly will be WPSA next week!
Political scientist Dr. Sean Q Kelly has put forth a bold and refreshing idea as some already begin working towards the 2016 presidential elections. He presents a solution that would push politicians to work for the people and not have to pander to the parties. * * * * * * * * As the noise of the… Continue reading A New (and Better) Kind of SUPERPAC by Sean Q Kelly
Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country. On this Labor Day preceding the landmark 2012… Continue reading Happy Labor Day to Archivists, Political Scientists, and Workers Around the World!
This image was shared by Sean Q Kelly on Facebook. Given that this is a post on punctuation, we should point out that Sean's middle name is Q, yes, just Q; we did not miss the period--Sean Q Kelly is being presented in the same manner as Sarah Jessica Parker! Along with Scott A. Frisch,… Continue reading The Importance of Punctuation … and yes, Sean Q Kelly is just like Sarah Jessica Parker!
Three of the editors of Doing Archival Research in Political Science, Sean Q Kelly, Scott Frisch, and David C. W. Parker, will be at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress to discuss their book, which has been published just in time for the conference. Doing Archival Research… Continue reading NEW PUBLICATION: Doing Archival Research in Political Science is now available! Meet the editors at the 2012 ACSC conference!
The countdown to the International Studies Association (ISA) annual conference in San Diego has begun! To kick things off, Cambria Press is proud to announce that North Korea Demystified is scheduled for publication this year. The editor of this forthcoming book by Cambria Press is Han S. Park with Regan Damron and Jonathan Polk .… Continue reading Cambria Press Countdown to the 2012 International Studies Association Annual Conference has begun!
If you are attending the Western Political Science Association (WPSA) annual meeting in Portland, please be sure to visit the Cambria Press book display table. New titles that will be on display include: Presidential Electors and the Electoral College: An Examination of Lobbying, Wavering Electors, and Campaigns for Faithless Votes by Robert Alexander (Watch the… Continue reading Visit the Cambria Press Book Display Table at the Western Political Science Association (WPSA) Meeting!