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Richard Valelly, Professor (Political Science)

Book

Valelly, R.M. 2013. American Politics: A Very Short Introduction. New York: Oxford University Press.
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Valelly, R.M. 2004. The Two Reconstructions: The Struggle for Black Enfranchisement. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
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Valelly, R.M. 1989. Radicalism in the States: The Minnesota Farmer-Labor Party and the American Political Economy. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
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Book Chapter

Valelly, R.M. 2003. The Changing Shape of the American Electorate: Suffrage Laws and Turnout. In American Presidential Campaigns and Elections, edited by W.G. Shade and B.C. Campbell. Armonk, NY: Sharpe Reference.
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Valelly, R.M. 2000. Minnesota Farmer-Labor Party, 1916-. In The Encyclopedia of Third Parties in America, edited by I. Ness and J. Ciment, 354-360. Armonk, NY: Sharpe Reference.
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Valelly, R.M. 1999. Net Gains: The Voting Rights Act and Southern Local Government. In Dilemmas of Scale in America's Federal Democracy, edited by M. Derthick, 298-321. New York: Cambridge University Press.
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Valelly, R.M. 1995. National Parties and Racial Disenfranchisement. In Classifying by Race, edited by P.E. Peterson, 188-216. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
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Valelly, R.M. 1994. Vanishing Voters. In American Society and Politics: Comparative, Historical and Theoretical Perspectives, edited by T. Skocpol and J.L. Campbell. New York: McGraw-Hill.
Reprinted from: 1990. American Prospect 1 (1): 140-150.
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Valelly, R.M. 1993. Cooperation for What? The Democratic-Labor Alliance in the Reagan-Bush Era. In The Challenge of Restructuring: North American Labor Movements Respond, edited by J. Jenson and R. Mahon, 115-136. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.
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Valelly, R.M. 1993. Public Policy for Reconnected Citizenship. In Public Policy for Democracy, edited by H. Ingram and S. Rathgeb Smith, 241-266. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press.
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Review

Valelly, R.M. 2011. Review of An Example for All the Land: Emancipation and the Struggle over Equality in Washington, DC by K. Masur. Journal of American History 98 (3): 838-U743.
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Valelly, R.M. 2011. Review of Wrong on Race: The Democratic Party's Buried Past by B. Bartlett and The Republican Party and Immigration Politics: From Proposition 187 to George W. Bush by A. Wroe. Party Politics 17 (2): 261-265.
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Valelly, R.M. 2010. Review of Capitol Men: The Epic Story of Reconstruction through the Lives of the First Black Congressmen by P. Dray. Journal of Southern History 76 (2): 469-471.
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Valelly, R.M. 2007. Review of Dred Scott and the Problem of Constitutional Evil by M.A. Graber. Political Science Quarterly 122 (3): 505-507.
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Valelly, R.M. 2007. Review of Father Abraham: Lincoln's Relentless Struggle to End Slavery by R. Striner. American Historical Review 112 (2): 507-508.
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Valelly, R.M. 2004. Review of White-Washing Race: The Myth of a Color-Blind Society by M.P. Brown, M.Carnoy, E.Currie, T. Duster, D.B. Oppenheimer, and M.M. Shult. Political Science Quarterly 119 (4): 699-700.
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Valelly, R.M. 2003. Patriotism in Black and White. Review of Jefferson's Pillow: The Founding Fathers and the Dilemma of Black Patriotism by R. Wilkins, Patriot Fires: Forging a New American Nationalism in the Civil War North by M. Lawson, and The New White Nationalism in America: Its Challenge to Integration by C.M. Swain. American Prospect 14 (1): 37-40.
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Valelly, R.M. 2002. Illuminating the Enlightenment. Review of Economic Sentiments: Adam Smith, Condorcet, and the Enlightment by E. Rothschild. American Prospect 13 (2): 45-46.
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Valelly, R.M. 2001. The Vote Counts. Review of The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States by A. Keyssar. American Prospect 12 (1): 44-46.
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Valelly, R.M. 2001. To Live and Die in Dixie. Review of The Dixiecrat Revolt and the End of the Solid South, 1932-1968 by K.A.Frederickson. Weekly Standard (May 14): 35-37.
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Conference

Everson, P.J., R.M. Valelly, and J. Wiseman. 2004. The Poole-Rosenthal Scores: A Primer for Political Scientists. Presentation at American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, September 2, at Hilton Chicago and Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL.
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Edited Book

2009. Princeton Readings in American Politics. R.M. Valelly, ed. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
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2006. Voting Rights Act: Securing the Ballot. R.M. Valelly, ed. Washington, DC: CQ Press.
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Journal

Valelly, R.M. 2012. LGBT Politics and American Political Development. Annual Review of Political Science 15: 313-332.
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Valelly, R.M. 2010. Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington. Journal of Policy History 22 (1): 110-117.
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Valelly, R.M. 2009. The Reed Rules and Republican Party Building: A New Look. Studies in American Political Development 23 (2): 115-142.
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Valelly, R.M. 2006. Political Scientists' Renewed Interest in the Workings of Power. Chronicle of Higher Education 52 (9): B6.
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McCrary, P., C. Seaman, and R.M. Valelly. 2006. The End of Preclearance as We Knew It: How the Supreme Court Transformed Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act. Michigan Journal of Race and Law 11 (Spring): 275-323.
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Valelly, R.M. 2005. Ira Katznelson: Toward a Useful Historical Political Science of Liberalism. PS: Political Science and Politics 38 (4): 797-800.
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Valelly, R.M. 2004. What's Gone Right in the Study of What's Gone Wrong. Chronicle of Higher Education 50 (32): B6.
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Valelly, R.M. 2003. An Overlooked Theory on Presidential Politics. Chronicle of Higher Education 50 (10): B10.
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Valelly, R.M. 2002. How Political Scientists can Help Fight the War on Terrorism. Chronicle of Higher Education 48 (45): B10.
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Valelly, R.M. 2000. Who Needs Political Parties?. American Prospect 11 (18): 48-50.
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Valelly, R.M. 1999. Voting Alone: The Case Against Virtual Ballot Boxes. New Republic 221 (11/12): 20-22.
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Valelly, R.M. 1999. Voting Rights in Jeopardy. American Prospect 46 (September/October): 43-49.
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Valelly, R.M. 1997. Comment on Joe Klein: In God We Trust. Responsive Community 8 (1): 50-52.
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Valelly, R.M. 1993. Party, Coercion, and Inclusion: The Two Reconstructions of the South's Electoral Politics. Politics and Society 21 (1): 37-67.
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Magazine/Newspaper Article

Valelly, R.M. 2008. Letter to the Editor. New York Times Book Review, April 27, 6.
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