Encyclopedia of American political parties and elections / Larry J. Sabato, Howard R. Ernst.

Author
Sabato, Larry [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Facts On File, ©2006.
Description
xii, 548 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.

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Subject(s)
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Series
Facts on File library of American history [More in this series]
Summary note
"This new volume contains all the information a reader needs to understand the American election process and its political parties. This complete A-to-Z reference guide covers the people, events, and terms involved in the electoral process. It also provides a history of elections in the United States, focusing primarily on presidential elections." "Entries include: absentee voting, blue states, campaign ethics, dark-horse candidate, dirty campaign tricks, election fraud, Electoral College, fund-raising, Internet voting, League of Women Voters, Lincoln-Douglas debates, machine politics, Populist Party, recall, Republican Party, Super Tuesday, voter turnout, and wedge issues."--Jacket.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 499-523) and index.
Contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Contents
  • List of Entries
  • Contributors
  • Introduction
  • Entries A-Z
  • Bibliography
  • Index.
Other title(s)
American political parties and elections
ISBN
  • 081605875X ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780816058754 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2005013377
OCLC
60393336
International Article Number
  • 9780816058754
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