Get in the Booth! A Citizen's Guide to the 2008 Elections / Edition 1

Get in the Booth! A Citizen's Guide to the 2008 Elections / Edition 1

by Larry J. Sabato
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205650422

ISBN-13: 9780205650422

Pub. Date: 08/08/2008

Publisher: Longman

Larry J. Sabato, prominent election scholar and political commentator, looks ahead to the 2008 campaigns and elections and offers fresh insights and trenchant commentary by a team of experts who are closest to the action. Get in the Booth! takes you inside the most significant events and issues of this turbulent election year to see what will determine our

Overview

Larry J. Sabato, prominent election scholar and political commentator, looks ahead to the 2008 campaigns and elections and offers fresh insights and trenchant commentary by a team of experts who are closest to the action. Get in the Booth! takes you inside the most significant events and issues of this turbulent election year to see what will determine our nation's new President and future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205650422
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
08/08/2008
Series:
Alternative eText Formats Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Larry Sabato, University of Virginia

A Unique Road to the Conventions: The 2008 Primaries

Rhodes Cook, retired from CQ

Unique Challengers and Unique Challenges: The Democratic Strategy

Alan Abramowitz, Emory University

The Republican Strategy

*author to come

National Security: Stay the Course or Turn the Page?

James Kitfield, National Journal

Turning around the Economy: Is Anyone up to the Task?

Steve Liesman, CNBC

Healthcare: The Mother of all Political Battles in 2008?

Chris Conover, Duke University

Building Walls: The Debate Over Illegal Immigration

*author to come

Courting the Minority Vote

Lynn Sanders, University of Virginia

Moderating the Debate: The Impact of the Media in 2008

Diana Owen, Georgetown University

New Technology: Courting Voters on the Internet

Drew Kurlowski, University of Virginia

Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines (Senate/House/Gov)

Larry Sabato, University of Virginia

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