Constitution Day – Quote from Saving American Elections by Anthony Gierzynski (Cambria PIPPA Series Publication)

Quote from Cambria Press Publication Following last night's GOP debate and in celebration of Constitution Day, we share a quote from Anthony Gierzynski's well-reviewed book, Saving American Elections, that astutely captures this moment in American political history: "Americans love to have choices. In general, they demand—and get—a seemingly endless variety of options, whether groceries, home-improvement supplies, shoes,… Continue reading Constitution Day – Quote from Saving American Elections by Anthony Gierzynski (Cambria PIPPA Series Publication)

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

Cambria Press author Robert Alexander weighs in on CNN about the government shutdown and what George Washington would have to say about it

Since the publication of his book last year, Cambria Press author Robert Alexander has been sought out for his expertise on political matters. He was consulted by CNN and NPR about the presidential races and more recently he has been been requested by CNN to weigh in on the government shutdown. Dr. Alexander declared that the… Continue reading Cambria Press author Robert Alexander weighs in on CNN about the government shutdown and what George Washington would have to say about it

With this US government shutdown, will President Obama have a showdown like the one between President Clinton and the 104th Congress?

What will President Obama do now in the face of the US government #shutdown? Will he act like his predecessor "Bill Clinton, who stared down the 104th Congress in a government shutdown and demonized Newt Gingrich in the process"? (Ryan J. Barilleaux and Jewerl Maxwell, Tough times for the President: Political Adversity and the Sources… Continue reading With this US government shutdown, will President Obama have a showdown like the one between President Clinton and the 104th Congress?

#APSA2013 Special Price Ends Sept 30! Political Science Professors, Tell Your Librarian!

#APSA2013 special price ends next Monday (Sept 30)! Political Science Professors, tell your librarian about this great deal so they don't miss out on these incredible savings on such well-reviewed books! Spread the word! * * * * * * * * STAY POSTED! LIKE Cambria Press on Facebook, follow Cambria Press on Twitter, and… Continue reading #APSA2013 Special Price Ends Sept 30! Political Science Professors, Tell Your Librarian!

Political Scientists, here’s what you need for your research!

Whether it's a book on universal healthcare, elections, presidents, North Korea, American foreign policy, this Cambria Press book list has it, and for the month of September any of these hardcover titles with glowing reviews can be bought for an unbeatable price of only $39.95! This includes the one book that was constantly getting picked… Continue reading Political Scientists, here’s what you need for your research!

Tough Times for the President? Adversity and Power in the Obama Presidency

Given the 2013 APSA theme "Power and Persuasion" and the spotlight on the president, there is no book more appropriate Tough Times for the President: Political Adversity and the Sources of Executive Power by Ryan J. Barilleaux and Jewerl Maxwell (Cambria Press, 2012): *        *       *       *       *       *       *       * Adversity and Power in the Obama Presidency Barack Obama came… Continue reading Tough Times for the President? Adversity and Power in the Obama Presidency