1. Introduction Shaun Bowler and Bruce E. Cain 2. Barriers to Recalling Elected Officials: A Cross-State Analysis of the Incidence and Success of Recall Petitions Bruce E. Cain, Melissa Cully Anderson, Annette K. Eaton 3. Statistical Regularities in the Recall Results, Drew Linzer 4. Recalling the Realignment Literature: Did October 2003 Bring a Critical Election? Thad Kousser 5. Viewing the Recall from Above and Below Jack Citrin and Jonathan Cohen 6. Rational Voters and the Recall Election R. Michael Alvarez, D. Roderick Kiewiet, and Betsy Sinclair 7. The Race Card and California Politics: Minority Voters and Racial Cues in the 2003 Recall Election Matt A. Barreto and Ricardo RamÍriz 8. Opportunities Lost? Latinos, Cruz Bustamante, and California's Recall Louis De Sipio and Natalie Masuoka 9. Political Potential: Asian Americans, California Politics, and the Recall Election Natalie Masuoka and Daniel HoSang 10. Race, Gender, and the Recall Vote Becki Scola and Lisa Garcia Bedolla 11. Cirque du Sacramento and Weary Californian: State and National Coverage of the Recall Campaign Martin Johnson, Chris Stout, Shaun Bowler, and Max Neiman 12. The California Recall Punch Card Litigation: Why Bush v. Gore Does Not "Suck" Richard L. HasenBowler, Shaun is the author of 'Clicker Politics Essays On The California Recall', published 2005 under ISBN 9780131933361 and ISBN 0131933361.