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Understanding Political Science Research Methods: The Challenge of Inferencewith Daniel M. Sabet and Brian F. Schaffner. Routledge Chapman & Hall, Dec. 2013.

Governing NOW: Grassroots Activism in the National Organization for Women. Cornell University Press,  2004.


Selected Article Publications:

"Dissenting Doctors:  The Internal Politics of the AMA during the Health Care Reform Debate."  In Cigler and Loomis,Interest Group Politics. CQ Press, 2011.

"Assessing the Importance of Financial and Human Capital for Interest Group Sector Strength across American Communities."  with Jessica Gerrity and Brian F. Schaffner. British Journal of Political Science, 2011.  

"Brand Identity and the Tactical Repertoires of Advocacy Organizations."  In Prakash and Gugerty, Advocacy Organizations and Collective Action.  Cambridge University Press, 2010.

"Exit, Voice, and Interest Group Governance." with Brian F. Schaffner. American Politics Research, 2008.

"Is there a ‘Woman’s Way’ of Governing? Comparing the Organizational Structures of Women’s Membership Associations.Politics & Gender, 2007.