Party On!: Political Parties from Hamilton and Jefferson to Today's Networked Age

Party On!: Political Parties from Hamilton and Jefferson to Today's Networked Age

by John Kenneth White, Matthew R. Kerbel
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

From Democrats to Republicans, from the Green Party to the Tea Party, American parties and their politics are continuously adapting, renewing, and evolving to meet the challenges of the times. Party On!: Political Parties from Hamilton and Jefferson to Today's Networked Age captures these nuances with a cohesive theme, hard data, and a spotlight on new media

Overview

From Democrats to Republicans, from the Green Party to the Tea Party, American parties and their politics are continuously adapting, renewing, and evolving to meet the challenges of the times. Party On!: Political Parties from Hamilton and Jefferson to Today's Networked Age captures these nuances with a cohesive theme, hard data, and a spotlight on new media that includes "Parties in a Networked Age" theme boxes.

Authors John White and Matt Kerbel guide students on a journey from the origins of American political parties through a multitude of reorganizations, technological developments, and financial woes. With finesse and insight, Party On! offers a sweeping view of political parties up to the eve of the 2012 elections.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199946105
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

John Kenneth White is Professor of Political Science at the Catholic University of America and the author of The New Century: Social Change and Political Response.

Matthew R. Kerbel is Professor of Political Science at Villanova University and the author or editor of eight books on politics, the mass media, and the presidency, including Netroots: Online Progressives and the Transformation of American Politics.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >