Chunhou Zhang is Research Fellow at Xi'an International University. Michael Margolis is Professor of Political Science at the University of Cincinnati.
List of Tables; List of Charts; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. The Relative Rationality of the American Electorate; 2. Partisanship as a Social-Psychological Constraint; 3. Interest Conflicts and the Three Long-Term Themes in American National Elections; 4. Partisan Support as a Dependent Variable in Forecasting Presidential Elections; 5. The Long-Term Themes as Vulnerable Psychological Points; Bibliography; Index.