The Resource U.S. election system, edited by Paul McCaffrey ; editorial advisor, Lynn M. Messina

U.S. election system, edited by Paul McCaffrey ; editorial advisor, Lynn M. Messina

Label
U.S. election system
Title
U.S. election system
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul McCaffrey ; editorial advisor, Lynn M. Messina
Title variation
  • US election system
  • United States election system
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book provides sections on voting and the electoral college, the two-party system, the nominating process, money in politics, and the 2004 election. Each section contains a one to two-page introduction by the editor, followed by articles that have appeared in such sources as The New York Times, The Washington Times, Roll Call, Atlantic Monthly, and the Congressional Digest. The introduction provides a historical perspective and a brief summary of each article. The articles are well chosen and represent divergent views on the topic. ... From publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324/.0973
Index
index present
LC call number
  • JK1976
  • PN4181
LC item number
  • .U217 2004
  • .R4 v.76, no.4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCaffrey, Paul
Series statement
The reference shelf
Series volume
v. 76, no. 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elections
  • Voting
  • Political parties
  • Presidential candidates
  • Campaign funds
  • Presidents
  • Élections
  • Vote
  • Partis politiques
  • Candidats à la présidence
  • Caisses électorales
  • Présidents
  • Campaign funds
  • Elections
  • Political parties
  • Presidential candidates
  • Presidents
  • Voting
  • United States
Label
U.S. election system, edited by Paul McCaffrey ; editorial advisor, Lynn M. Messina
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New generation, new politics
  • Anna Greenberg
  • Better ballot?
  • Mary Wiltenburg
  • Voting-machine makers to fight security criticism
  • Jonathan Krim
  • United States political parties
  • Chieftains and the church
  • Ted Halstead
  • Election is turning novices into political advocates
  • History of voting in the United States
  • Elisabeth Rosenthal
  • Elizabeth M. Yang
  • Electoral college works quietly, just as founders intended
  • Sen. Byron Dorgan
  • Right to vote
  • Jamin B. Raskin
  • In search of the elusive swing voter
  • Joshua Green
  • Granite state tradition forces pols to campaign face to face
  • Jack Spillane
  • From the national party conventions
  • High Court upholds most of campaign finance law
  • David G. Savage
  • How we choose
  • Sharon Cohen
  • Fundraising crucial for U.S. presidential candidates
  • Stephanie Ho
  • Third-party candidates make issues resonate
  • Jim Eskin
  • It's not your father's reform party anymore
  • Bree Hocking
  • Historic perspective on Iowa caucuses
  • Alicia P. Stern
  • Overview of the primary process
  • Chris Nammour
  • 2004 : an election for the ages?
  • James Hilty
  • Myths and mysteries of picking a No. 2
  • David Greenberg
  • Battleground '04
  • Juan Gonzalez
  • Women voters key in 2004 presidential election
  • Darlisa Y. Crawford
  • Small web donations have politicians thinking big
  • Frederick H. Lowe
  • Free airtime : how to use a public good for the public interest
  • Matt Farrey
  • Subsidizing soapboxes : McCain's free airtime for politicians bill
  • John Samples and Adam Thierer
  • Think tank as flack
  • David Callahan
  • J. Patrick Coolican
  • Republicans seen retaining control of Senate
  • Donald Lambro
  • Daunting task of takeover
  • Gregory L. Giroux
  • Redistricting battles
  • How the Internet is changing politics
  • Ann M. Mack
  • Endorsements may help but not much
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 184 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035754641
Label
U.S. election system, edited by Paul McCaffrey ; editorial advisor, Lynn M. Messina
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New generation, new politics
  • Anna Greenberg
  • Better ballot?
  • Mary Wiltenburg
  • Voting-machine makers to fight security criticism
  • Jonathan Krim
  • United States political parties
  • Chieftains and the church
  • Ted Halstead
  • Election is turning novices into political advocates
  • History of voting in the United States
  • Elisabeth Rosenthal
  • Elizabeth M. Yang
  • Electoral college works quietly, just as founders intended
  • Sen. Byron Dorgan
  • Right to vote
  • Jamin B. Raskin
  • In search of the elusive swing voter
  • Joshua Green
  • Granite state tradition forces pols to campaign face to face
  • Jack Spillane
  • From the national party conventions
  • High Court upholds most of campaign finance law
  • David G. Savage
  • How we choose
  • Sharon Cohen
  • Fundraising crucial for U.S. presidential candidates
  • Stephanie Ho
  • Third-party candidates make issues resonate
  • Jim Eskin
  • It's not your father's reform party anymore
  • Bree Hocking
  • Historic perspective on Iowa caucuses
  • Alicia P. Stern
  • Overview of the primary process
  • Chris Nammour
  • 2004 : an election for the ages?
  • James Hilty
  • Myths and mysteries of picking a No. 2
  • David Greenberg
  • Battleground '04
  • Juan Gonzalez
  • Women voters key in 2004 presidential election
  • Darlisa Y. Crawford
  • Small web donations have politicians thinking big
  • Frederick H. Lowe
  • Free airtime : how to use a public good for the public interest
  • Matt Farrey
  • Subsidizing soapboxes : McCain's free airtime for politicians bill
  • John Samples and Adam Thierer
  • Think tank as flack
  • David Callahan
  • J. Patrick Coolican
  • Republicans seen retaining control of Senate
  • Donald Lambro
  • Daunting task of takeover
  • Gregory L. Giroux
  • Redistricting battles
  • How the Internet is changing politics
  • Ann M. Mack
  • Endorsements may help but not much
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 184 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035754641

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