Encyclopedia of American Political Parties and Elections

Encyclopedia of American Political Parties and Elections

by Larry J. Sabato, Howard R. Ernst
     
 

"This new volume contains all the information a reader needs to understand the American election process and its political parties. This complete A-to-Z reference guide covers the people, events, and terms involved in the electoral process. It also provides a history of elections in the United States, focusing primarily on presidential elections." Entries include:… See more details below

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"This new volume contains all the information a reader needs to understand the American election process and its political parties. This complete A-to-Z reference guide covers the people, events, and terms involved in the electoral process. It also provides a history of elections in the United States, focusing primarily on presidential elections." Entries include: absentee voting, blue states, campaign ethics, dark-horse candidate, dirty campaign tricks, election fraud, Electoral College, fund-raising, Internet voting, League of Women Voters, Lincoln-Douglas debates, machine politics, Populist Party, recall, Republican Party, Super Tuesday, voter turnout, and wedge issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816073313
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/15/2007
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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