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Fool's Gold? Utopianism in the Twenty-First Century by Lucy Sargisson White Backlash : Immigration, Race and American Politics. The authors, Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal, show that fears about immigration fundamentally influence white Americans' core political identities, policy preferences, and electoral choices, and that these concerns are at the heart of a large-scale defection of whites from the Democratic to the Republican Party.

The Undergraduate Core Textbook Collection
Fall 2014

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Worldwide Political Science Abstracts provides abstracts and indexing of the international literature of political science and international relations, along with complementary fields, including international law and public administration/policy.

Take a Musical Tour of the Tzar’s Summer Palaces With NAXOS Video Library

From Catherine the Great's Palace at Tsarskoe to the resort of Pavlovsk, Ukraine; accompanied by music two of Rachmaninov's four piano concertos. The Second Concerto is among the most popular in romantic repertoire, while the Third Concerto is among the most challenging.


The iPOLL Databank is a comprehensive, up-to-date resource for US public opinion data. Datasets include over 500,000 questions and answers dating from 1935 to the present, drawn from academic, commercial, and media polls, on topics ranging from economic issues, politics, and elected officials to health, lifestyles, and social issues.