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CQ Press

Works: 820 works in 1,062 publications in 1 language and 17,735 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Reference works  History  Directories  Handbooks and manuals  Chronologies  Dictionaries  Outlines and syllabi  Sources 
Roles: Publisher, Editor
Classifications: JK516, 300
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Most widely held works by CQ Press
State rankings( )

in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congress and the nation( )

in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For over forty years, Congress and the Nation has been the signature resource for perspective and analysis of the U.S. Congress. It is the authoritative reference on Congressional trends, actions, and controversies."--Publisher's Website
World at risk : a global issues sourcebook( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles offer introductory analysis and reference material on thirty key issues facing the world in such fields as economics, the environment, human development, law, politics, and security
Congress A to Z by CQ Press( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congress A to Z provides ready-reference insight into the national legislature, its organization, processes, personalities, major legislation, and history. No other volume so clearly and concisely explains every key aspect of the national legislature. The Sixth Edition of this classic, easy-to-use reference is updated with new entries covering the dramatic congressional events of recent years, including social media usage by members of Congress, the politics of recent debt ceiling and deficit spending showdowns with the executive branch, new floor le
Guide to U.S. elections by CQ Press( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In volume 1, part 1 examines the evolution of the US electoral system and includes material on the franchise and voting rights. It also explores the impact of major post-World War II political issues. Part 2 examines the evolution of campaign finance, traces the development of political parties, profiles major and minor parties, and discusses the historical significance of southern primaries. Part 3 features an overview and chronology of presidential elections along with information and data on presidential primaries, nominating conventions, popular and electoral voting and the Electoral College. In volume 2, part 4 opens with an overview of Congress, followed by a history of elections for the House of Representatives, and examination of reapportionment and redistricting, and detailed general election returns for House races since 1824. Part 4 also includes a history of service since 1789, Senate general election returns since 1913, and Senate primary election returns since 1920. Part 5 presents a history of gubernatorial elections, a list of governors and their terms of service since 1776, gubernatorial general election returns since 1776, and gubernatorial primary election returns since 1919. Volume 2 concludes with key reference materials, including primary sources documents and data tables, a selected bibliography, and six indexes for locating general or candidate-specific information. Revised and expanded by a team of expert writers and scholars, this renowned reference remains the definitive source for information US elections
Guide to the presidency by Michael Nelson( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive two-volume guide is the definitive source for researchers seeking an understanding of those who have occupied the White House and on the institution of the U.S. presidency. Readers turn Guide to the Presidency and the Executive Branch for its wealth of facts and analytical chapters that explain the structure, powers, and operations of the office and the presidents relationship with Congress and the Supreme Court
Crime state rankings( )

in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congressional districts in the 2000s : a portrait of America by CQ Press( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the process of redistricting and redrawing the boundaries for each district in a state for congressional seats. Each of the 435 districts that comprise the full House is examined to show demographic composition, economic status, business operations, media, and more
The CQ researcher( )

in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the most current and controversial issues of the day with summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and more
City crime rankings : crime in metropolitan America( )

in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directory of state court clerks & county courthouses( )

in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State and local government( )

in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political handbook of the Middle East 2006( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education state rankings : PreK-12 education in the 50 United States( )

in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding constitutional issues : selections from The CQ researcher by CQ Press( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding Constitutional Issues focuses on four key themes-governmental powers and structure, security, liberty, and equality-to help students and citizens develop a deeper understanding of the relation between current events and constitutional issues and principles. Integrating seventeen CQ Researcher reports, Understanding Constitutional Issues makes important connections clear, such as those between redistricting and governmental powers and structure; civil liberties and security; and privacy and liberty. The volume includes several of the reports that won the American Bar Association's Silver Gavel Award. An introductory essay sets the stage, ranging from the Constitutional Convention to contemporary events. Each of the four thematic sections begins with its own essay, weaving the related topics together as well as tying them into relevant concepts in the U.S. Constitution. The U.S. Constitution and an index round out the volume
Presidential elections : 1789-2008 by CQ Press( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive resource explains with detail and clarity the evolution of presidential elections. Now updated to include comprehensive coverage of the 2008 contest between John McCain and Barack Obama, as well as vote totals for the states that held presidential primaries in 2008, this convenient volume explains the process through which the president is elected including the complexities of the Electoral College system. Readers will find information on who runs for president and how the process works from primaries to inauguration; the contests held for every presidential election from 1789 to 2008; the impact of the primary and caucus systems; popular and electoral votes for all presidents from 1789 to 2008; the role of the Electoral College and related political debates; and a biographical directory of U.S. presidential and vice-presidential candidates. Enhanced with data tables, maps, portraits of candidates, political cartoons, and other illustrations, this unique volume brings to life the history and processes behind presidential elections for a wide range of readers
Global issues : selections from The CQ researcher( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2019 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal-state court directory by CQ Press( )

in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues for debate in American public policy : selections from CQ Researcher( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2020 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by award-winning CQ Researcher journalists, this annual collection of nonpartisan reports focuses on sixteen hot-button policy issues currently up for debate in America. With reports ranging from immigration and the economy to sports and sexual assault, Issues for Debate in American Public Policy, Nineteenth Edition promotes in-depth discussion, facilitates further research, and helps you formulate your own positions on crucial policy issues. And because it is CQ Researcher, the policy reports are expertly researched and written, showing you all sides of an issue
Issues in media : selections from CQ researcher( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: For current coverage of controversial and important issues centering on media, look to the balanced reporting, completer overviews and engaging writing that CQ Researcher has consistently provided for more than eighty years. This brief reader allows students to see the links among media, culture, business and politics. Each article gives substantial background as well as current analysis of the issue, in addition to the following special features: a pro/con box that examines two competing sides of a single question; a detailed chronology; an annotated bibliography and Web resources; photos, charts, graphs and maps
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World at risk : a global issues sourcebook
Guide to U.S. electionsCongressional districts in the 2000s : a portrait of AmericaPolitical handbook of the Middle East 2006Understanding constitutional issues : selections from The CQ researcherPresidential elections : 1789-2008Global issues : selections from The CQ researcherIssues for debate in American public policy : selections from CQ ResearcherIssues in media : selections from CQ researcher
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Congressional Quarterly, inc. CQ Press

Congressional Quarterly Press



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