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Research

Below, you will find a number of articles and books that take a more scientific perspective towards unicameralism, including examinations of the processes and policies of the Nebraska Unicameral. The bibliography within Robert D. Miewald's Nebraska Government and Politics (1984) was particularly helpful in compiling these titles.

Bowman, James and Susan Eisenhart. "Program Implementation in Nebraska: The Safe Streets Act." Midwest Review of Public Administration. Vol. 6. 1972. pg. 14-28.

Burdette, Franklin. "Conference Committees in the Nebraska Legislature." American Political Science Review." Vol. 30. 1936. pg. 1114-16.

Ewing, Cortez. "Lobbying in Nebraska's Legislature." Public Opinion Quarterly. Vol. 1. 1937. pg. 102-104.

Galliher, J. R. "Nebraska's Marijuana Law: A Case of Unexpected Legislative Innovation." Law and Society Review. Vol. 8. 1974. pg. 441-55.

Harmon, Robert B. Government and Politics in Nebraska: An Information Source Survey. Monticello, Ill.: Vance Bibliographies. 1979.

Kolasa, Bernard. "Lobbying in the Nonpartisan Environment: The Case of Nebraska." Western Political Quarterly. Vol. 24. 1971. pg. 65-78.

Miewald, Robert D., ed. Nebraska Government and Politics. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 1984.

Marvel, Richard; Robert Parsons; Winn Sanderson; and N. Dale Wright. "Legislative Intent and Oversight: Nebraska's Experience in Higher Education." State Government. Vol. 49. 1976. pg. 39-42.

Nebraska Blue Book. Lincoln: Nebraska Legislative Council. Published biennially.

Rogers, James A. "Unicameralism and the Judicial Task: A Public Choice Analysis of Nebraska Constitutionalism." Constitutional Heritage Institute. Nebraska Center for Public Policy. July, 1998.

Shumate, Roger V. "The Nebraska Unicameral Legislature." Western Political Science Quarterly. Vol. 5. 1952. pg. 504-12.

Welch, Susan and James Bowman. "The Nonpartisan Legislature: Does it Affect Political Careers?" National Civic Review. Vol. 61. 1972. pg. 451-456.

Welch, Susan. "Impact of Party on Voting Behavior in a Nonpartisan Legislature." American Political Science Review. Vol. 67. 1973. pg. 854-67.