Presidential Elections, 1789-2008: County, State, and National Mapping of Election Data

Presidential Elections, 1789-2008: County, State, and National Mapping of Election Data

by Hanes Walton, Donald Deskins Jr., Sherman Puckett
     
 


From Washington to Obama, the single best source on U.S. presidential electionsSee more details below

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From Washington to Obama, the single best source on U.S. presidential elections

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ISBN-13:
9780472116973
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Publication date:
09/20/2010
Pages:
616
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface

1 Introduction 1

2 Before Presidential Elections: Popular Voting in Colonial and Revolutionary America 5

3 1789 George Washington's Initial Election 10

4 1792 George Washington's Reelection 18

5 1796 John Adams's Election 25

6 1800 Thomas Jefferson's Initial Election 33

7 1804 Thomas Jefferson's Reelection 41

8 1808 James Madison's Initial Election 49

9 1812 James Madison's Reelection 57

10 1816 James Monroe's Initial Election 65

11 1820 James Monroe's Reelection 72

12 1824 John Quincy Adams's Election 80

13 1828 Andrew Jackson's Initial Election 88

14 1832 Andrew Jackson's Reelection 97

15 1836 Martin Van Buren's Election 106

16 1840 William Henry Harrison's Election 115

17 1844 James K. Polk's Election 125

18 1848 Zachary Taylor's Election 135

19 1852 Franklin Pierce's Election 145

20 1856 James Buchanan's Election 155

21 1860 Abraham Lincoln's Initial Election 167

22 1864 Abraham Lincoln's Reelection 178

23 1868 Ulysses S. Grant's Initial Election 188

24 1872 Ulysses S. Grant's Reelection 198

25 1876 Rutherford B. Hayes's Election 208

26 1880 James A. Garfield's Election 219

27 1884 Grover Cleveland's Initial Election 229

28 1888 Benjamin Harrison's Election 239

29 1892 Grover Cleveland's Reelection 248

30 1896 William McKinley's Initial Election 257

31 1900 William McKinley's Reelection 267

32 1904 Theodore Roosevelt's Election 276

33 1908 William Howard Taft's Election 285

34 1912 Woodrow Wilson's Initial Election 295

35 1916 Woodrow Wilson's Reelection 306

36 1920 Warren G. Harding's Election 316

37 1924 Calvin Coolidge's Election 327

38 1928 Herbert Hoover's Election 337

39 1932 Franklin D. Roosevelt's Initial Election 347

40 1936 Franklin D. Roosevelt's First Reelection 357

41 1940 Franklin D. Roosevelt's Second Reelection 367

42 1944 Franklin D. Roosevelt's Third Reelection 376

43 1948 Harry S. Truman's Election 385

44 1952 Dwight D. Eisenhower's Initial 396

45 1956 Dwight D. Eisenhower's Reelection 407

46 1960 John F. Kennedy's Election 417

47 1964 Lyndon B. Johnson's Election 428

48 1968 Richard M. Nixon's Initial Election 438

49 1972 Richard M. Nixon's Reelection 449

50 1976 James Earl Carter's Election 459

51 1980 Ronald Reagan's Initial Election 469

52 1984 Ronald Reagan's Reelection 478

53 1988 George H. W. Bush's Election 488

54 1992 William J. Clinton's Initial Election 498

55 1996 William J. Clinton's Reelection 508

56 2000 George W. Bush's Initial Election 518

57 2004 George W. Bush's Reelection 528

58 2008 BarackHussein Obama, Jr.'s, Election 540

APPENDIXES

A The Data and Methodology: A Research Note 557

B Time Line of U. S. Presidents and Major and Minor U.S. Political Parties 559

C Mapping the County and Alaska Election Districts Data 560

Bibliography 565

Index 571

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