Parties and Elections in America: The Electoral Process / Edition 7 available in Paperback
Parties and Elections in America is a comprehensive text about both political parties (including their histories and organizations) and elections,including the processes,strategies,and personalities of the electoral process at the national,state,and local levels. The text is unique in the sense that Maisel writes from the perspective of both a leading political scientist and a practicing politician.
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Edition description:||Seventh Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
L. Sandy Maisel is William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Government and the director of the Goldfarb Center for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement at Colby College.
Table of ContentsCHAPTER 1. Elections and Political Parties
CHAPTER 2. The History of American Political Parties.
CHAPTER 3. Party Organization.
CHAPTER 4. Political Participation and Voting Behavior.
CHAPTER 5. Organized Groups in the Political Process.
CHAPTER 6. State and Local Nominations.
CHAPTER 7. State and Local Elections.
CHAPTER 8. Presidential Nominations.
CHAPTER 9. Presidential Elections.
CHAPTER 10. Campaign Financing.
CHAPTER 11. The Party in Government.
CHAPTER 12. Conclusions: The Electoral Process at the Century's End