Books reviewed:

Unah, Isaac The Courts of International Trade: Judicial Specialization, Expertise, and Bureaucratic Policy-Making

Banks, Christopher P. Judicial Politics in the D.C. Circuit

Yalof, David Alistair Pursuit of Justices: Presidential Politics and the Selection of Supreme Court Nominees

Goldstein, Kenneth M. Interest Groups, Lobbying, and Participation in America

Gerber, Elisabeth R. The Populist Paradox: Interest Group Influence and the Promise of Direct Legislation

Beem, Christopher The Necessity of Politics: Reclaiming American Public Life

Smelser, Neil J. and Alexander, Jeffrey C. Diversity and Its Discontents: Cultural Conflict and Common Ground in Contemporary American Society

Billingsley, William J. Communists on Campus: Race, Politics and the Public University in Sixties North Carolina

Klinkner, Philip A. with Smith, Rogers M. The Unsteady March: The Rise and Decline of Racial Equality in America

Greene, John Robert The Presidency of George Bush

Abu-Lughod, Janet New York, Chicago, Los Angeles: America's Global Cities

Luttbeg, Norman R. The Grassroots of Democracy: A Comparative Study of Competition and Its Impact in American Cities in the 1990s

Campbell, James E. The American Campaign

Hart, Roderick P. Campaign Talk

Drazen, Allan Political Economy in Macroeconomics

Frohock, Fred M. Public Reason: Mediated Authority in the Liberal State

Dobel, J. Patrick Public Integrity

Warren, Mark E. (Ed.) Democracy and Trust

Rohrschneider, Robert Learning Democracy: Democratic and Economic Values in Unified Germany

Lynch, Daniel C. After the Propaganda State: Media, Politics, and “Thought Work” in Reformed China

Smith, Graham The Post-Soviet States: Mapping the Politics of Transition

Szelenyi, Szonja Equality by Design: The Grand Experiment in Destratification in Socialist Hungary

Yoder, Jennifer A. From East Germans to Germans? The New Postcommunist Elites

van Deth, Jan W.; Maraffi, Marco; Newton, Ken; Whiteley, Paul F. (Eds.) Social Capital and European Democracy

Mainwaring, Scott P. Rethinking Party Systems in the Third Wave of Democratization: The Case of Brazil

Anderson, Lisa Transitions to Democracy

DiGaetano, Alan and Klemanski, John S. Power and City Governance: Comparative Perspectives on Urban Governance

Wedeen, Lisa Ambiguities of Domination: Politics, Rhetoric, and Symbols in Contemporary Syria

Sylvan, Donald A. and Voss, James F. (Eds.) Problem Representation in Foreign Policy Decision Making

Pangle, Thomas L. and Ahrensdorf, Peter J. Justice Among Nations: On the Moral Basis of Power and Peace

Logevall, Fredrik Choosing War: The Lost Chance for Peace and Escalation of War in Vietnam

Aggarwal, Vinod K. (Ed.) Institutional Designs for a Complex World

Peterson, John and Sjursen, Helen (Eds.) A Common Foreign Policy for Europe?

Boli, John and Thomas, George M. (Eds.) Constructing World Culture: International Nongovernment Organizations since 1875

Johnston, Alastair Iain and Ross, Robert S. (Eds.) Engaging China: The Management of an Emerging Power

Bertsch, Gary K. and Potter, William C. (Eds.) Dangerous Weapons, Desperate States: Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine