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Organized Section 8: George H. Hallett Award

Representation and Electoral Systems Section Award Recipients 

George H. Hallett Award
The George H. Hallett Award is presented annually to the author of a book published at least ten years ago that has made a lasting contribution to the literature on representation and electoral systems.

2017  Anne Phillips, London School of Economics
The Politics of Presence. Oxford University Press. 
2016 Susan Stokes, Yale University
Mandates and Democracy: Neoliberalism by Surprise in Latin America. Cambridge University Press, 2001 
2015  G. Bingham Powell, University of Rochester
Elections as Instruments of Democracy. Yale University Press, 2000. 
2014 Matthew Shugart, University of California, Davis
Presidents and Assemblies: Constitutional Design and Electoral Dynamics. Cambridge University Press, 1992
2014 John Carey, Dartmouth College
Presidents and Assemblies: Constitutional Design and Electoral Dynamics. Cambridge University Press, 1992
2013 Kenneth Arrow, Stanford University
Social Choice and Individual Values (Yale University Press 1951)
2012


2011
William Riker, (Deaceased)
Liberalism Against Populism: A Confrontation Between the Theory of Democracy and the Theory of Social Choice (W.H. Freeeman, 1982)
Anthony Downs, Brookings Institution
An Economic Theory of Democracy (Harper, 1957)
2010
 
Arend Lijphart, University of California, San Diego
Electoral Systems and Party Systems: A Study of Twenty-Seven Democracies (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994)
2009 Sidney Verba, Harvard University
Participation and Political Equality: A Seven Nation Comparison (New York: Cambridge University Press)
2009


2008
Norman Nie, Stanford University
Participation and Political Equality: A Seven Nation Comparison (New York: Cambridge University Press)
Michel Balinski
Fair Representation: Meeting the Ideal of One-Man One-Vote (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982)
2008 H. Young, Johns Hopkins University
Fair Representation: Meeting the Ideal of One-Man One-Vote (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982)
2007 Gary Cox, University of California, San Diego
Making Votes Count: Strategic Coordination in the World's Electoral System
2006 Seymour Lipset
Party Systems and Voter Alignments (New York: Free Press, 1967)
2006 Stein Rokkan
Party Systems and Voter Alignments (New York: Free Press, 1967)
2005 V. Key Jr., late of Harvard University
"Southern Politics"
2004 Douglas Amy, Mount Holyoke College
Real Choices/New Voices (Columbia University Press, 2002)
2003 Gary Cox, University of Calrifornia-San Diego
The Efficient Secret: The Cabinet and the Development of Political Parities in Victorian England (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987)
2002 David Butler, Oxford University
Political Change in Britain (St. Martin's Press, 1971)
2002 Donald Stokes, Princeton University
Political Change in Britain (St. Martin's Press, 1971)
2001 Bernard Grofman, University of California-Irvine
Choosing an Electoral System (Praeger, 1984) and Electoral Laws and Their Political Consequences (Agathon, 1986)
2001 Arend Lijphart, University of California-San Diego
Choosing an Electoral System (Praeger, 1984) and Electoral Laws and Their Political Consequences (Agathon, 1986)
2000 G. Bingham Powell Jr., University of Rochester
Contemporary Democracies: Participation, Stability and Violence (Harvard University Press, 1982)
1999 Matthew Shugart, University of California, San Diego
Seats and Votes: The Effects and Determinants of Electoral Systems (Yale University Press, 1989)
1999 Rein Taagepera, University of California-Irvine
Seats and Votes: The Effects and Determinants of Electoral Systems (Yale University Press, 1989)
1998 Richard Katz, Johns Hopkins University
A Theory of Parties and Electoral Systems (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980)
1997 Harold Gosnell
Why Europe Votes? (University of Chicago, 1930)
1996 Roy Pierce, University of Michigan
Political Representation in France (Belknap Press, 1986)
1996 Philip Converse, University of Michigan
Political Representation in France Belknap Press, 1986)
1995 Arend Lijphart, University of California-San Diego
Democracies (Yale University Press, 1984)
1994 W. Mackenzie
Free Elections
1993 Enid Lakeman
How Democracies Vote: A Study of Electoral Systems (London: Faber & Faber, 1974)
1992 Robert Dixon George Washington University
Democratic Representation: Reapportionment in Law and Politics (New York: Oxford University Press, 1968)
1991 Hanna Pitkin, University of California-Berkeley
The Concept of Representation (University of California Press, 1967)
1990 Maurice Duverger, Sorbonne-University of Paris
Political Parties (John Wiley) - originally published as Les Partis Politiques (Armand Coplin)
1989 Douglas Rae, Yale University
The Political Consequences of Electoral Laws (Yale University Press, 1967; 2nd revised edition, 1971)
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