American Political Science Review

Volume
112
Issue
1

American Political Science Review - Volume 112, Number 1, February 2018

Table of Contents
NOTES FROM THE EDITORS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . iii

ARTICLES
Limited Obstruction
Christian Fong and Keith Krehbiel ............................................................... 1

Ideology, Grandstanding, and Strategic Party Disloyalty in the British Parliament
Jonathan B. Slapin, Justin H. Kirkland, Joseph A. Lazzaro, Patrick A. Leslie, and Tom O’Grady . . 15

Positioning under Alternative Electoral Systems: Evidence from Japanese Candidate
Election Manifestos
Amy Catalinac .................................................................................. 31

Secular Party Rule and Religious Violence in Pakistan
Gareth Nellis and Niloufer Siddiqui ............................................................. 49

Public Employees as Politicians: Evidence from Close Elections
Ari Hyytinen, Jaakko Merilainen, Tuukka Saarimaa, Otto Toivanen, and Janne Tukiainen ¨ ........ 68

When Order Affects Performance: Culture, Behavioral Spillovers, and Institutional Path
Dependence
Jenna Bednar and Scott E. Page ................................................................. 82

Democratic Citizenship and Denationalization
Patti Tamara Lenard ............................................................................ 99

Durkheim on Social Justice: The Argument from “Organic Solidarity”
Lisa Herzog ................................................................................... 112

Collective Action and Representation in Autocracies: Evidence from Russia’s Great
Reforms
Paul Castaneda Dower, Evgeny Finkel, Scott Gehlbach, and Steven Nafziger.................... 125

The Minimal Persuasive Effects of Campaign Contact in General Elections: Evidence
from 49 Field Experiments

Joshua L. Kalla and David E. Broockman ...................................................... 148
The Politics of Policy: The Initial Mass Political Effects of Medicaid Expansion in the States

Joshua D. Clinton and Michael W. Sances....................................................... 167

Seeing the World Through the Other’s Eye: An Online Intervention Reducing Ethnic
Prejudice
Gabor Simonovits, Gabor Kezdi, and Peter Kardos ............................................. 186

CORRIGENDUM

Democratic Citizenship and Denationalization-CORRIGENDUM
Patti Tamara Lenard ........................................................................... 194

List of Reviewers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195

 

American Political Science Review is political science's premier scholarly research journal, providing peer-reviewed articles and review essays from subfields throughout the discipline. Areas covered include political theory, American politics, public policy, public administration, comparative politics, and international relations. APSR has published continuously since 1906. American Political Science Review is sold ONLY as part of a joint subscription with Perspectives on Politics and PS: Political Science & Politics.

Editors: Thomas König University of Mannheim, Germany , Kenneth Benoit London School of Economics and Political Science, UK , Thomas Bräuninger University of Mannheim, Germany , Sabine Carey University of Mannheim, Germany , Leigh Jenco London School of Economics and Political Science, UK , Benjamin Lauderdale London School of Economics and Political Science, UK and Ingo Rohlfing University of Cologne, Germany

 

ISSN
0003-0554