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Political Behavior

Political Behavior

Editor-in-Chief: Benjamin Radcliff
Editors-in-Chief: Geoffrey Layman

ISSN: 0190-9320 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-6687 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11109

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Geoffrey Layman,  University of Notre Dame

Benjamin Radcliff, University of Notre Dame

Editors Emeriti:

Richard Brody, Stanford University, CA

Jon Hurwitz, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Diana C. Mutz, University of Pennsylvania, PA

Mark Peffley, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Paul M. Sniderman, Stanford University, CA

Jeffrey Mondak, University of Illinois

Thomas Rudolph, University of Illinois

Dave A.M. Peterson,  Iowa State University

Political Behavior Editorial Board

Rosario Aguilar, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)

David Altman,  Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile

Gizem Arikan,  Trinity College Dublin

Katrine Beauregard, Australian National University

Jóhanna Kristín Birnir, University of Maryland, College Park

Jaime Bleck, University of Notre Dame

Diana Burlacu, Humboldt University, Berlin

David E. Campbell, University of Notre Dame

Wendy K. Tam Cho, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Anne Cizmar,  Eastern Kentucky University

Christopher Clark,  University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Harold D. Clarke, University of Texas, Dallas

Rosalyn Cooperman, University of Mary Washington

Abby Córdova, University of Kentucky

Rodrigo Castro Cornejo, University of Virginia

Melody Crowder-Meyer,  Davidson College

Darren W. Davis, University of Notre Dame

Eline de Rooij, Simon Fraser University

Peter DeScioli, Stony Brook University

Michael Donnelly, University of Toronto

Patrick Flavin, Baylor University

Bernard L. Fraga, Indiana University

Shana Kushner Gadarian, Syracuse University

Miriam Golden, University of California, Los Angeles

Hahrie Han, University of California, Santa Barbara

Michael Hanmer, University of Maryland, College Park

Jeffrey J. Harden, University of Notre Dame

Michael Hoffman, University of Notre Dame

Mirya R. Holman, Tulane University

Daniel Hopkins, University of Pennsylvania

Rafael Hortala-Vallva,  London School of Economics and Political Science

Leonie Huddy,  Stony Brook University

Vincent L. Hutchings, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Jennifer Jerit, Stony Brook University

Jane Junn, University of Southern California

Kerem Ozan Kalkan, Eastern Kentucky University

Nathan J. Kelly, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Samara Klar, University of Arizona

Sandra J. Ley Gutiérrez, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)

Shan-Jan Sarah Liu, University of Edinburgh

Robert N. Lupton, University of Connecticut

Michele Margolis, University of Pennsylvania

Valarie J. Martinez-Ebers, University of North Texas

Eric L. McDaniel, University of Texas, Austin

Diana Mutz, University of Pennsylvania

Stephen P. Nicholson, University of California, Merced

David Nickerson, Temple University

Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn, Rutgers University, Camden

Nara Pavão, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco

Timothy J. Power, Oxford University

Ricardo Ramirez, University of Notre Dame

Stella Rouse, University of Maryland, College Park

Alexandra Scacco, WZB (Berlin Social Science Center)

Brian Schaffner, Tufts University

Daron Shaw, University of Texas, Austin

Jill Sheppard, Australian National University

Anand Edward Sokhey, University of Colorado, Boulder

Elizabeth Suhay, American University

Alex Tan, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Michael Tesler, University of California, Irvine

Alexander Theodoridis, University of California, Merced

Jakana L. Thomas, Michigan State University

J.N. (Jean) Tillie, University of Amsterdam

Nicholas Valentino, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Sophia Jordan Wallace, University of Washington, Seattle

T.Y. Wang, Illinois State University

Christopher Weaver, Northeastern State University

Christian Welzel, Leuphana, University of Luneburg

Janelle Wong, University of Maryland, College Park

Elizabeth J. Zechmeister, Vanderbilt University

Editorial Intern

Wayde Marsh , University of Notre Dame  

Founding Editor:

Heinz Eulau, Stanford University, CA

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    Political Behavior publishes original research in the general fields of political behavior, institutions, processes, and policies. Approaches include economic (preference structuring, bargaining), psychological (attitude formation and change, motivations, perceptions), sociological (roles, group, class), or political (decision making, coalitions, influence). Articles focus on the political behavior (conventional or unconventional) of the individual person or small group (microanalysis), or of large organizations that participate in the political process such as parties, interest groups, political action committees, governmental agencies, and mass media (macroanalysis). As an interdisciplinary journal, Political Behavior integrates various approaches across different levels of theoretical abstraction and empirical domain (contextual analysis).

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