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Get in the Booth! A Citizen’s Guide to the 2008 Elections Larry J. Sabato

Larry J. Sabato, prominent election scholar and political commentator, looks ahead to the Fall 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 exciting election year and examines the factors that will determine our nation's new president and the future of our country.

Inside you will find provocative and in-depth discussions of

  • the economy
  • health care
  • immigration
  • national security
  • the Democratic Party’s strategy
  • the Republican Party’s strategy
  • the media
  • and more . . .

Larry J. Sabato, nationally renowned elections scholar, bridges the gap between the ivory tower and the real world on issues of critical importance to American democracy. He is the founder and director of the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia, a professor of politics, and a Rhodes scholar. He has appeared on dozens of national television and radio programs–including 60 Minutes, Today, Hardball, and Nightline–authored countless articles, and written over 20 books, including the seminal Feeding Frenzy: Attack Journalism & American Politics and 2007’s best-selling A More Perfect Constitution: 23 Proposals to Revitalize Our Constitution and Make America a Fairer Country.

Keep current with election-related news at www.InTheBooth2008.com, where you’ll find live newsfeeds from ABC News; Sabato’s “Crystal Ball ’08,” a weekly election blog; and an in-depth simulation that puts you in the position of campaign manager!

Visit us at www.pearsonhighered.com

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780205650422
  • Publisher: Longman
  • Publication date: 8/8/2008
  • Series: Alternative eText Formats Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 7.80 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Larry J. Sabato, nationally renowned elections scholar, bridges the gap between the ivory tower and the real world on issues of critical importance to American democracy. He is the founder and director of the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia, a professor of politics, and a Rhodes Scholar. His over twenty books include the seminal Feeding Frenzy: Attack Journalism & American Politics and The Sixth Year Itch: The Rise and Fall of the George W. Bush Presidency.

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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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