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Wayne P. Steger

  • Professor
  • PhD, University of Iowa

  • Political Science
  • Faculty
  • American presidency; the U.S. legislative process; research methods
  • 773-325-4240

Curriculum Vitae

Recent Publications

Populism in the 2016 Presidential Nominations: a Limit to the Party Decides Thesis, The State of the Parties.  John C. Green (ed.), 8th edition, 2018. 

The presidential primary: a populist error? (with Justin Vaughn), Die USA - eine scheiternde Demokratie? (The US - a failing democracy?)  Patrick Horst (ed.), Campus Verlag, New York, 2018. 

Citizen Choice in Presidential Primaries, Routledge Handbook of Primary Elections.  Robert G. Boatright (ed.), Routledge Press, 2018, pp. 273-89. 

Populist challenges in the 2016 presidential nominations, The 2016 Presidential Elections: The Causes and Consequences of a Political Earthquake.  Amnon Cavari, Richard Powell, and Kenneth R. Mayer (eds.), Lexington, 2017, pp. 23-42. 

The Republican Primaries, in Campaigning for President 2016: Strategy and Tactics.  Dennis Johnson and Lara Brown (eds.), Routledge Press, 2017, pp. 64-79.

Conditional Arbiters: The Limits of Political Party Influence in Presidential Nominations, PS: Political Science & Politics, 2016, 49 (4): 709-715.

A Citizen’s Guide to Presidential Nominations: the Competition for Leadership, Routledge Press, 2015.