Yon, R.M. (2012). “The Biden Vice Presidency: Perpetuating Influence or Restoring
HistoricalInsignificance?” In The Obama Presidency: A Preliminary Assessment. eds.
Doug Brattebo, Tom Lansford and Robert Watson, SUNY Press.
Watson, R.P. and Yon, R.M. (2010). “Lincoln as Father: Dealing with Tragedy in the
White House.” In Lincoln’s Enduring Legacy: Perspectives from Great Thinkers, Great
Leaders, and the American Experiment. eds. William Pederson, Robert Watson, and Frank
J. Williams, Rowman & Littlefield/Lexington Books.
Yon, R.M. and Lansford, T. (2007). “Political Pragmatism and Civil Rights Policy.” In
The Civil Rights Legacy of Harry S. Truman. ed. Raymond H. Geselbracht. Truman State
Watson, R.P., Berger, D. and Yon, R.M. (2007). “The Real Mrs. Lincoln: The Nature and
Extent of Scholarship on Mary Todd Lincoln.” In Creative Breakthroughs in Leadership:
James Madison, Abraham Lincoln and Mahatma Gandhi. eds. William Pederson and Frank
J. Williams. Pencraft International.
Yon, R.M. (2005). “The Justice System Has Been Weakened by Excessive Protections
for Criminals.” In Debating the Issues: American Government and Politics. ed. Robert P.
Watson. Kendall/Hunt Publishers.
Yon, R.M. (2003). “The Nixon Doctrine: A New Approach to the Containment Strategy.”
In Presidential Doctrines: National Security from Woodrow Wilson to George W. Bush. eds.
Charles Gleek, Michael Grillo, and Robert P. Watson. Nova Publishers.
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
Conley, R.S. and Yon, R.M. (2007). “In the Shadow or the Sunshine of His Father? The
Legislative Impact of Veto Threats in the Administration of George W. Bush, 2001-2006.”
White House Studies 7(2): 125-39
Conley, R.S. and Yon, R.M. (2007). “The ‘Hidden Hand’ and White House Roll-call
Predictions: Legislative Liaison in The Eisenhower White House, 83rd – 84th Congresses.”
Presidential Studies Quarterly 32(2): 291-312.
Yon, R.M. and Watson, R.P. (2006). “Vice Presidential Selection in the Modern Era: A
Model.” White House Studies 6(2): 163-77.
Hilliard, B. and Yon, R.M. (2005). “Healthcare Initiatives and the Modern Presidency:
From Franklin Roosevelt to George W. Bush.” White House Studies 6(1): 1-21.
Watson, R.P., Berger, D. and Yon, R.M. (2008). “The Real Mrs. Lincoln: The Nature and
Extent of Scholarship on Mary Todd Lincoln.” The Lincoln Herald 110(1)
Watson, R.P. and Yon, R.M., editors (2006). American Presidents. 2nd Edition.
Watson, R.P. and Yon, R.M. (2005). “The Unknown Presidential Wife: Martha
Jefferson.” Thomas Jefferson Legacy Newsletter.
Watson, R.P. and Yon, R.M. (2005). “Martha Wayles Skelton Jefferson: A Biography.”
Jefferson Legacy Foundation Notes 6.