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The Republican Tidal Wave of 1994: Testing Hypotheses About Realignment, Restructuring, and Rebellion

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  02 September 2013

Alfred J. Tuchfarber
Affiliation:
University of Cincinnati
Stephen E. Bennett
Affiliation:
University of Cincinnati
Andrew E. Smith
Affiliation:
University of Cincinnati
Eric W. Rademacher
Affiliation:
University of Cincinnati

Abstract

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1995 Annual Meeting Highlights
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Copyright © The American Political Science Association 1995

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Footnotes

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A summary and extension of the paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, August 31–September 3, 1995. Please see full paper for complete data and supporting arguments available on the University of Cincinnati's Institute for Policy Research World Wide Web site: http://www.ipr.uc.edu/welcome.htm.

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