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CQ Press

Works: 808 works in 1,037 publications in 1 language and 17,877 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Reference works  Directories  Handbooks and manuals  Chronologies  Dictionaries  Sources 
Roles: Publisher, Author
Classifications: H35, 300
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Most widely held works by CQ Press
State rankings( )

in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congress and the nation( )

in English and held by 1,148 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 925 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
Crime state rankings( )

in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to U.S. elections by CQ Press( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 680 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
The CQ researcher( )

in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the most current and controversial issues of the day with summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and more
Congressional districts in the 2000s : a portrait of America by CQ Press( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 569 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
City crime rankings : crime in metropolitan America( )

in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directory of state court clerks & county courthouses( )

in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political handbook of the Middle East 2006( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State and local government( )

in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential elections : 1789-2008 by CQ Press( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 283 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
Federal-state court directory( )

in English and held by 278 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 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses liberty and justice in contemporary America by exploring eighteen topics of relevance to students and citizens
Global issues : selections from The CQ researcher( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public interest group profiles( )

in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political handbook of the Middle East 2008( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An indispensable research tool for academic, public, and high school libraries, corporate and non-profit organization libraries, as well as U.S. and foreign government agencies and news media companies, this guide is the one-stop source for vital information and analysis on every major aspect of government and politics in the Middle East. The new edition is fully updated with coverage of events through the end of 2007. An in-depth introductory essay analyzes the issues, trends, and events that affect the entire Middle East, including :. *. Ongoing war in Iraq. *. United States' effort to bring
Guide to the presidency and the executive branch by Michael Nelson( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
Congress A to Z by CQ Press( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 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
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World at risk : a global issues sourcebook
Alternative Names

Congressional Quarterly. CQ Press.

Congressional Quarterly, inc.

Congressional Quarterly, inc. CQ Press

Congressional Quarterly Incorporated

Congressional Quarterly Press

Congressional Quarterly Service


CQ Press, a Division of Congressional Quaterly Inc.

CQ Press, a Division of SAGE.

SAGE. CQ Press.

Sage Publications. CQ Press

English (69)

Guide to U.S. electionsCongressional districts in the 2000s : a portrait of AmericaPolitical handbook of the Middle East 2006Presidential elections : 1789-2008Understanding constitutional issues : selections from The CQ researcherGlobal issues : selections from The CQ researcherPolitical handbook of the Middle East 2008