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2013 APSA George H. Hallett award

Dear Colleagues,

We invite nominations for the 2013 American Political Science Association George H. Hallett award. The Hallett award is given annually to a book, at least 10 years old, that has made a lasting contribution to the literature on representation and electoral rules. Pass winners are listed below.

Please send nominations to the Hallett Award Committee by April 15, 2013:

Ethan Scheiner (Chair)
U.C. Davis

Susan Banducci

Royce Carroll
Rice University

Best wishes,
Ethan Scheiner, Susan Banducci, and Royce Carroll

2012: William Riker. Liberalism Against Populism: A Confrontation Between the Theory of Democracy and the Theory of Social Choice. Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, 1988.
2011: Anthony Downs. An Economic Theory of Democracy. New York: Harper, 1957.
2010: Arend Lijphart. Electoral Systems and Party Systems: A Study of Twenty-Seven Democracies. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994.
2009: Sidney Verba, Norman H. Nie, and Jae On Kim. Participation and Political Equality: A Seven Nation Comparison. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979.
2008: Michel Balinski and H. Peyton Young. Fair Representation: Meeting the Ideal of One-Man One-Vote. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982.
2007: Gary Cox, Making Votes Count. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
2006: Seymour M. Lipset and Stein Rokkan, Party Systems and Voter Alignments. New York:Free Press, 1967.
2005: V.O. Key, Jr. Southern Politics. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949.
2004: Douglas J. Amy, Real Choices/New Voices. New York: Columbia University Press,
2003: Gary W. Cox, The Efficient Secret: The Cabinet and Development of Political Parties in Victorian England. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987.
2002: David E. Butler and Donald E. Stokes, Political Change in Britain. New York: Palgrave, 1976.
2001: Bernard Grofman and Arend Lijphart, Choosing an Electoral System: Electoral Laws and Their Political Consequences. Agathon, 1986.
2000: G. Bingham Powell, Contemporary Democracies. Cambridge: Harvard University
Press, 1984.
1999: Rein Taagepera and Matthew Shugart, Seats and Votes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989.
1998: Richard Katz, A Theory of Parties and Electoral Systems. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980.
1997: Harold Gosnell, Why Europe Votes. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1930.
1996: Roy Pierce and Philip Converse, Political Representation in France. New York: Belknap Press, 1986.
1995: Arend Lijphart, Democracies. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1984.
1994: W.J.M. McKenzie, Free Elections. London: Allen and Unwin, 1958.
1993: Enid Lakeman, How Democracies Vote. London: Faber and Faber, 1970.
1992: Robert G. Dixon, Democratic Reapportionment. New York: Oxford University Press, 1968.
1991: Hannah F. Pitkin, The Concept of Representation. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1967.
1990: Maurice Duverger, Political Parties. John Wiley & Son, 1954. Originally published by Armand Coplin under the title Les Partis Politiques.
1989: Douglas Rae, Electoral Laws and Their Political Consequences. New Haven: Yale
University Press, 1967.